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Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff: The weight

Once again, history was repeating itself and I had taken on too much. For once in my life, I wasn’t procrastinating (that much) or prioritizing the wrong tasks. No matter how much I accomplished, this monstrous wave of to-dos and assignments and meetings kept looming larger and larger behind me, and it was only a matter of time before its crest broke and swept me out to sea with it.