This was the second time I found myself muttering expletives under my breath, rushing around and nearly forgetting books for Dr. Vandana Shiva to sign and important interviews — all in the span of four hours. Breathe, I scolded myself. Just breathe.
I’ve ‘figured out’ or at least determined what ‘feels right’ right now in my quest for life and career and good work and what ‘success’ looks like for me, as a 21-year-old on the pursuit of her dreams. So indulge me in my ramblings. Here’s what I think today:
A career-quest analogy from the coffee-table of Bethany & Kate¹
“I would say, 2-to-3,” she said, giving my leg another once-over. “Months?” I squeaked out, imaging another 8 weeks like the last, resigned to physical therapy sessions every Wednesday and longingly looking out at the bike-path throughout the remainder of spring semester. “Oh no, weeks! I’d say you could be running in 2-to-3 weeks.”
This post has been updated | March 28, 2017 Sometimes, it’s easier to get caught up in the self-deprecating squabble of gossip and false secrets than it is to live a positive life. I know. I’ve seen it, lived it, lived around it and lived among it.