Letter from My Future Self

Posted on March 10, 2010Categories Life UnexpectedTags , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Letter from My Future Self

    March 2010 Dear Lisa, I wanted to write to you to tell you that, in the end, you live a life worth living.  I know that right now you don’t know what the future holds.  Will there be a job, a home, safety and security?  Where will you end up next fall? What does your future bring? What do you really want to do with your life?  These are the questions looming in your head, making you unable to sleep at … Continue reading “Letter from My Future Self”

Thoughts on Struggle

Posted on March 6, 2010Categories Life Unexpected 6 Comments on Thoughts on Struggle

“What doesn’t kill you will make you stronger.”  How many times did my mother say that to me when I was a child?  Enough to annoy me, that’s for sure. The phrase came up again the other day, when a college friend quoted it to me after I had a really low day in my own current struggle. While I recognized it was from the heart, in my head my response was the usual “Well then I must be the strongest … Continue reading “Thoughts on Struggle”