My dear friend wrote this. I am rich for knowing her. 🙂 She is amazing!

Reviving Identity

That moment. That moment when you realize your high school dreams are most likely never coming true.

I was reading this book (How I Changed My Mind About women in Leadership) today where the accomplishments of each chapter’s author are listed at the start of each chapter. Today’s author had plenty of accomplishments- professor at Yale, Director of his own center of ministry, widely known speaker and writer on six continents and several colleges and universities (including Yale, Harvard, Princeton, and Oxford), and author of several articles and books. As I read, yearnings to have such accomplishments of my own started ricocheting around my rib cage.

Once again it was that moment where I realize 
I will probably never be a world renown feminist author and activist
I will probably never be a world traveler
I will probably never be randomly discovered singing in the shower, go on tour, and…

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