Two Steps Forward, Ten Steps Back

Adjust Your Sails
6 min readMar 19

Sometimes I write to teach you something. Other times I write to process something. This is the latter today. Maybe it will teach you something, too, along the way. You cannot make up my life.

This morning I woke up at six. By the time John woke up and we went to grab breakfast my older sister had called me. I missed her call, so she messaged me saying her day started at 3 am. When I got her message and…

Adjust Your Sails

You must grow strong enough to love the world, yet empty enough to sit down at the same table with its worst horrors. ― Andrew Boyd