Prohairesis: My North Star for 2024

Meitzi C
2 min readFeb 5, 2024
Created by Meitzi C

Since the beginning of 2024, I’ve been searching for a word for the year in terms of personal goals and growth. A month and four days later, ‘Prohairesis’ popped up right in front of me, fitting well with areas I’ve been trying to improve.

Prohairesis is a Greek term that can be translated as ‘choice.’ It was adopted in Stoic philosophy, denoting the faculty of choice or the ability to make rational…

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Meitzi C

Navigating an extraordinary life with simplicity. Seeking solace and peace through the art of writing. Embracing the ordinary in an extraordinary way.