And then it sunk in: I get to publish an amazing book. I get to share this with you.
The first time it happened, like most beautiful things, it was a frantic, sloppy accident. Now it’s usually only two of those things.
“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.”
– Albert Camus
“I went to a bookstore and asked the saleswoman, ‘Where’s the self-help section?’ She said if she told me, it would defeat the purpose.”
– George Carlin
Sometimes you have to do something to know how it’ll make you feel, even if — or especially when — it flies in the face of conventional wisdom.
The one where I started writing an essay about overcoming fears in my life and accidentally realized how to overcome one I’m currently struggling with.