Daily Archives: October 8, 2012
A new term begins. The same faces struggling up the final incline of the school year. What new skills, knowledge or values will be grasped? Will visions and aspirations grow, future possibilities emerge, self awareness refine? The work ethic, for some, will be blindly poor, but others see challenge and work as a personal test and a means of gaining mental weight and stamina – muscles for living life fully and well. The future is hard, for some, to glimpse. Even tomorrow is vague – too far distant. Then there are the “Life livers” for whom tomorrow means unknown but exciting possibilities and potential to be chased down and grasped with both passionate hands!