Sign in

Obsessed with Self Development || Amateur Social Researcher || Marketer || BA Communications || Shy about the fact that you’re reading this 🙈

Peeking Behind the Scenes

I admit it. I was curious.

After a couple of years in a college community, I wondered what made certain members stand out as influencers. What made other students and alumni look to them as people who held sway? …


There’s something about absorbing a cool story that makes me want to be like the main characters. I’m sure you’ve felt that way too. (I know you throw a couple of punches after a superhero movie when no one’s looking.)

Reading New York Times bestselling Keeper of the Lost Cities


If your brain is anything like mine, it likes doing brain things — as in, thinking. And if your brain is anything further like mine, it likes doing its brain things in excess — as in, overthinking.

Overthinking is when you put an excessive amount of mental effort, analysis, and…


It is a truth universally acknowledged that a writer in possession of a good deal of required writing must be enslaved to writer’s block. At least it feels like that some days. You sit at your computer, facing a white page that may or may not have a bunch of…


It started with a dying battery.

My phone was aging and the battery wasn’t what it used to be. Being the “use it ‘till it dies” kind of person that I am, I didn’t do anything about it.

But then it died. While I was in middle of nowhere. …


Vulnerability is an odd thing.

It feels like weakness but looks like bravery. It’s the only way to push relationships deeper, but it might also lead them to die an inglorious death. It’s scary and daunting and necessary.

It’s also highly delicate. Vulnerability requires a fine balance somewhere between being…


mo·tive

/ˈmōdiv/

NOUN

1. a reason for doing something, especially one that is hidden or not obvious.

As per Lexico by Oxford

Everything you do, everything you say, everything you want is backed by one or multiple motives.

Obvious, right? Of course you have reasons. Why else would you be…

Andrea Klein

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store