It’s so easy to get ahead of yourself. So tempting to wonder what’s in the distance and forget about turning your head to see what’s already right there beside you.
One day you’re in a classroom reading a book about history, but it’s too hard to concentrate while you’re daydreaming about the many ways you might make history, how maybe one day there’ll be books written about you and the things you’ve done, about how you left your mark on the world. Right then, the future is an exciting place filled with dreams-come-true and best-case scenarios, with more opportunities and possibilities than you can comprehend. How can you not get ahead of yourself when life seems like something that’s still yet to come? Continue reading One Small Step