My Favorite Mistake

 

I’ve often wondered in awe at the possibility that if I hadn’t done everything exactly the way I did, I wouldn’t be where I am today. Or would I? Does every minute decision add up to one’s fate, or are we all working toward some generally defined destiny and our side trips and missteps don’t really matter?

I love all of my mistakes. I’m a big fan of the adage that says “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.” Or stranger.

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One thought on “My Favorite Mistake

  1. It’s those kinds of questions that keep me up nights. I envision a big industrial blender that flicks out bits of fate at random times: “Here ya go, monkey, deal with this!” and then I’m doing that for a year, or two…

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