Posts by Rose Nguyen

Rose Nguyen has always been in trouble. She remembers staying up past her bedtime to read books with a nightlight, and keeps up that habit to this day. She is a writer and actress who currently resides in Toronto.Currently, she is completing her Creative Writing and Screenwriting degree at York University and working on her first novel and feature film script. You can read more of her writing and get in touch with her at rose-nguyen.com.

Don’t Forget to Appreciate How Far You’ve Come

“Remember how far you’ve come, not how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be.” ~Rick Warren

We’re always talking about how we should live in the now and “be present.” We shame ourselves for looking back at the past or into the future, thinking that we shouldn’t look too far ahead or worry about what’s to come, and we shouldn’t get too caught up in events that have already happened. We want to be focused on being the best person we can be …