Where did time go? And why is it suddenly June already?
I let LIFE happen to me.
When I have been working on letting it happen FOR me.
There is something so symbolic about blowing out the candles on your cake, closing your eyes, making a wish and opening them looking straight-forward into what is in front of you, standing up straight and taking all the love in the room as your gaze travels to every smiling face who came to celebrate you.
You see, the problem with self-improvement is, just like not being able to notice the things you need to change, you also can't see your incremental improvements. So it can easily feel like a hamster wheel and the temptation to get off it is strong because at least that offers some respite over the intangible goal of becoming a better human being.
Welcome to this blog about the mundane, tricky, joyful, inane, challenging, painful, delightful and difficult road of becoming.
So how do I survive travel with friends? How does our friendship withstand the differing personalities and once-cute-but-suddenly-irritating-habits?