"Don't be afraid to fail - be afraid not to try..."
Growing up, we learn that by the end of our school years, we must know where we want to go and what we want to do. Or better yet, we need to have it all mapped out. I can assure you, if you still don't know what to do when you grow up, you are not alone. Welcome to the club!Read More
"Can Maureen come outside to play?" the little girl asked
"I think she already is outside" my father answered
"No daddy, I'm right here, behind the sofa..." I said
This scene happened many years ago but it's still etched in my brain. Big glasses, braids and always preferring to read a book inside, over playing outside in the cold Dutch weather. My father never saw me sitting on the floor that day, quietly tucked away between the sofa, completely in my own world.
Fast forward to today...Read More