Sonia Jhas encourages readers in her book I’ll Start again Tomorrow: And other Lies I Told Myself to live their lives based on their own internal compass and not by family or societal expectations.
She tells Sonia Baghdady Advocate Now The journey of her self-discovery has “been and been so messy.”
“Growth and transformation is never easy. Jhas says, “It’s not just one session of therapy and you’re cured.”
Sonia Jhas Advocate Now
Jhas says that despite a successful career, and maintaining strong relationships, she has never felt what she calls meaningful happiness. Jhas says she has tried other life milestones, but they didn’t satisfy her.
Jhas tells us, “I have achieved all the ticking boxes.”[The] Then you will be “happy.” I was sitting down… and waking every morning with an emptiness.”
Jhas felt fulfilled when she began to look inwards and determine what she wanted most for her life. This realization taught her that identity comes from the inside.
“When this illusion sort of was harshly and vastly broken for…