Perfection Isn’t Ideal

When we were born our life was a big blank canvas. As we aged our life became what we made it. Every choice, every mistake, everything we decided shaped it into the thing it became. We spend so much time trying to recover from the course our life ended up taking; that we forget to enjoy the journey. We forget to be present.

They say that life is what happens when you’re busy making plans. Truthfully, I never understood that quote until this moment. Life is what happens when you are busy making plans. The life in your head, that perfect dream life, will never be the life that you live. Because life is notorious for throwing curveballs and knocking you back onto the path you’re meant for.

I guess if anything life is supposed to be this big question mark. A day-to-day statement of faith made by each person with the understanding that it’s going to be exactly what it’s meant to be. We are just the riders on the rollercoaster of life. We can either choose to stay silent and afraid, or we can raise our arms while screaming and enjoy it the entire way down.

I know which choice I’d rather make,


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