Dear world-changer in desperate need of guidance (A letter of advice to myself)

Remember the book you got for graduation, Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Dr. Seuss forgot to mention all the people that you need along the way to get to all of those amazing places. Know that it is a journey and you will need to face challenges on your own, but you also have people around you to guide you where you’re going. Continue reading Dear world-changer in desperate need of guidance (A letter of advice to myself)

“Cool is overrated.”

“Cool is overrated.”

But how do I convince a ten year old of this. Do I just have to let them figure it out for themselves? Will any advice I give them really work? Will something I say possibly stick with them? I don’t remember my fifth grade teachers saying anything to this effect.

I have always felt like young children have an inherent wisdom that adults have forgotten along the way. Yet, they also lack the experience that gives adults the knowledge necessary to act wisely. Continue reading “Cool is overrated.”