If you were your own mentor … what would you tell yourself?
If an older, wiser you could guide the younger you and impart some wisdom, some gem of learning from life’s journey, what might that be?
Novelist Cheryl Strayed’s advice to her twenty-two year-old self from a viewpoint two decades further on was …
“There are some things you can’t understand yet. Your life will be a great and continuous unfolding. Understand that what you have resolved will need to be resolved again. And again. You will come to know things that can only be known with the wisdom of age and the grace of years. Most of these things will have to do with forgiveness.”
Sound advice. What would yours be?