Soren Kierkegaard wrote, “Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forward.” I agree! The first half of the year has come and gone! I have grown in numerous ways, and I have made several changes. I could no longer be still! Some of the changes have been minor, but I can tell the difference that they have made.
I also made two major changes: I began a healthier lifestyle, and I completed my transition from relaxed hair to natural hair. I feel more freedom, bolder, and rejuvenated! Accomplishing these two long-term goals helps me to trust that I can achieve more of my goals. Furthermore, I feel that I have started a new chapter.
It has not been easy starting a new chapter, but it has been worth it! Like so many others, I kept saying that I wanted to change. Complaining and feigning a strong desire to change didn’t get the job done! I had to
Franz Kafka said, “By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.” I had to realize that my life would not be transformed without strong convictions and sincere efforts. I am looking forward to the second half of this year, and I am expecting greater things! You can too.
Do you need to start a new chapter in your life? Please comment.