Sunday, April 24, 2016
BEFORE YOU GO....A Final Reflection
The final days of the 2015-2016 school year are rapidly approaching. For some of us, it will mark the beginning of another well deserved and highly anticipated summer break that will rejuvenate our spirits before our final year of high school. But for others, it will mark the end of something very significant and the beginning of a whole new chapter in our lives..
It can be an exhilarating and terrifying time. What are we going to do? Who will we become? What is our passion? What are the dreams we're going to chase?
If you are like most people your age, you don't know.
I do not, unfortunately, have a magic formula to help you determine what it is you were created to do. I also, very regrettably, do not have a crystal ball to look into and tell you whether or not you will be successful in achieving your dreams. I can tell you that often times, the journey is the best part, but so many people do not realize that in time to fully enjoy it...
So...no matter what your purpose, passion or calling, the only thing I CAN promise you with great
While trying to conceptualize this, our final blog of the school year, I came across this very interesting TED talk video. It poses the fill in the blank question: Before I die, I want to.... Watch the video, think about the project this young artist began, and then ask the question with your own explanation. The whole world is waiting --your life is out there for you to discover and determine. When you stop and think of all the ages and eras that have already gone by on this earth, each of us are only here for a blink of an eye. How will you make the very most of that time?