Grown up is an undefined state, which heavily involves life goals and dreams. Growing at different paces, we are all trying to grow up to be something.
Reaching a quarter of a century is an experience. I now see how life is a process of flipping quarters, but I get to influence the side it lands on.
We know the story of the ugly duckling. There are plenty of ducklings in life. Learn early on to see the value and potential in the ducklings.
Idealism is hoping for or believing the best, even if it isn't realistic. With idealism as a strength and weakness, hopefully I can make the best of it.
The biggest step about any writing is learning the format. Every kind of writing has its own format, once you learn it, the rest is up to your creativity.