Though inspiring, some things hadn’t changed. I’d suffered occasional burn outs and hit the realities that Lori Deschene captured brilliantly in her piece, 4 myths about doing what you love for work. Jon Westenberg's Doing what you love is going to be efing
hard also captured my reality check. Add peculiar societal factors and what you get are odds clearly stacked
The inexplicable excitement to this experiential journey is a realization that the mind has the capacity to beat obstacles. It’s a love and hate relationship. You hate the hardships but love the highs that come with constantly tackling them head-on to move you closer to the ever-exciting big pictures staring at you everywhere; in your head, sketch pads, notepads. Perhaps, an illusion but a worthy one since it gives my life a sense of purpose!