When the rich go on vacation, it's considered well deserved while the rest are shamed for taking advantage of any indulgence.
I am not aspiring to write. I have been writing stories since I was 7 years old.
Do I pursue a career in writing or education or management? Should I be working alone or with human interaction? Only recently did I begin realizing those might be the wrong questions to ask.
There was a time I feared my dreams shrinking as I aged, a time I fought against the reality that I might never walk on the moon or see the peak of Mount Everest -- but my dreams aren't shrinking.