“If we don’t encounter liminal space in our lives, we start idealizing normalcy.” It was snowing in South Carolina when I pulled the door shut on the moving truck…
“A cold coming we had of it,
Just the worst time of the year
For a journey, and such a long journey…”
How much of that stuff that surrounds you every single day is actually vital to your path, and how much of it is in the way?
Why do some people talk about changing into their better selves?
The other day, I spent a few hours working in the yard, and it reminded me of the summer I worked on a farm. We drove tractors, herded cattle, and yes, I was a technically a cowboy and proud of it.