Magnify your Mountain

Celebrate the victories when there are victories +
mourn the losses when there are losses –
life is but a battle between the turns and the tosses.

I keep a journal, as most 20-somethings do. As someone who writes everything down, I love to look back on them and see both my triumphs and trials. Journals are a place to see growth, a written roadmap through every victory and every loss. I hold them close, as if letting them go would nullify the experience. They are the physical representation of every scar and strength I have.

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Retreat / Recalibrate / Restore / Return

“If I gain the world, would it be worth the price?

To work these hands to death, and not be satisfied?
If every effort brought another sleepless night, I’d be so tired.

I have strived enough to know that this divide
can never be repaired through countless second tries.
Still I stay the course avoiding what is right
Now I’m so tired…. I’m just so tired.”

– “Relent (Reconstructed)”, by Citizens

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