20 Things I Would Tell Myself at 21

Caroline Egan
5 min readJun 5, 2023

Wise words I’d share

21-year-old me by me

I’m not unhappy with my choices overall, and at 41, I have a decent 19-year-old kid and a relatively happy life. However, there definitely are a few words of wisdom that I wish I could have imparted to the younger me. At 21, I had just become a mother and was always waiting for something to begin and for my life to improve. Little did I know my life was already perfectly fine.

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Caroline Egan

Nerdy, freelance writer, feminist, horror/sci-fi enthusiast, mother, big child. Support me and become a member here: https://eganc3.medium.com/membership