Believe that free will is an opportunity to follow your good intentions toward success. Become comfortable with yourself, have faith that your hard work will lead to your success, and channel that drive inwards so that it will project outward and reward you with your dreams.
I shook his hand and told him he'd made my day, and he said, "You've made mine." As he drove away, I teared up at this spontaneous and heartfelt exchange. Clearly, I had come across a very caring human being.
it feels like here, this summer, as I fall asleep ever night in my childhood bed in my pink room with the lace curtains and the hum of the crickets outside, I am merging my two lives. And it's beautiful and challenging and emotional and wildly funny at times.