a day in my life
She starts again. After his successful self-help book, How to be a Bawsemade him a New York Times bestselling author in 2017, Lilly Singh came back with her follow-up, Be A Triangle: How I Went From Losing To Shaping My Life – and she exclusively brought We Weekly along a day in his life as a successful author.
The Canadian’s new book, which is out Tuesday, April 5, helps readers learn to find self-acceptance and inner peace while letting go of the harsh expectations people often place on themselves. Singh wants his readers to “be a triangle,” which means they will create a solid foundation for their lives to always come back to where life gets tough.
“The book isn’t about giving you an unrealistic amount of tasks to add to your day,” said the A little late with Lilly Singh the host wrote via Instagram last month. “It’s not about introducing you to new routines that you have to spend your mornings on. It’s just about rethinking, organizing and digging into what already exists. You are already full. It’s just a bit of soul food.
She added that the idea for the book came to her after realizing she had a pattern when talking about her past. “Whenever I was asked to describe myself, my instinct was to talk about all the difficulties I went through,” recalls the comedian. “I was depressed”, “I had a very difficult childhood” or “XYZ was really difficult for me. On reflection, I realize that I’m doing this because it’s first and foremost how I see myself. I think of the pain. And I don’t like that.
The actress, who is set to star in an upcoming Disney+ series on The Muppets’ Electric Mayhem Band, went on to explain, “In order to combat this, I realized I had to do the work to define myself by my potential, rather than my pain. It means discovering who you are, apart from the obstacles you have encountered, and believing in all that you can be.
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