Clearer Purpose

We often do not understand our purpose until it has already been fulfilled.  It is more easily understood in hindsight than in forethought.  It is difficult to know why we are doing what we are doing while we are in the middle of it.  We are too close to our own circumstances to see them…

Shared Struggles

The struggles we go through may someday become someone else’s inspiration.  We do not always know why we face the challenges we face.  Things are not always clear while we are in the middle of difficult times.  If we make it through, however, if we persist and do not give up, we will come out…

Lost Time

We cannot make up for lost time.  That is not how life works.  We do not get to go back.  There is nothing we can do to undo what is done or to do what has not been.  There is only this moment and this opportunity.  The only way to do right by our past…

Let It Breathe

We are not meant to understand all that we experience.  We can’t.  All that happens to us and around us is simply too much for us to perceive, process, and manage with our finite minds and emotions.  We will go crazy trying to figure it all out.  It will overwhelm us, causing us undue confusion…