Certainty is illusive.Counterproductive even.The progress I sacrificeIn pursuit of itIs rarely ever worth the trade.I have found thatA self-determined lifeThat is only as big as my imaginationIs deeply dissatsfying.I am not God.So rather than demandCertaintyI would do well toNot give in to my anxious thoughtsClawing for control and whining forGuarantees,Because this life will always be […]Read more "On being certain"
Ready for a leadership position? Ready to ask her out? Ready to quit your job? Ready to start your business? Ready to get married? When do you know you’re ready? You can only read so many books Or have long conversations Or attend prayer meetings. In the end There will always be a gap left […]Read more "When do you know you’re ready?"
Comes at a cost.The cost of saying noTo other things thatCould also workTo other peopleWho could be great companionsTo other versions of our storyThat seem to hold so much promiseThat we will never come to know.To say yesTo one pathIs essentially to say noTo many others,And far being from a life of bondageTo a single […]Read more "Saying Yes"