We Are Here to Be

I have been reading a very thought provoking book by an author I am new to. The book, What Matters Most, inspired the writing in this journal entry. As I try to justify my existence, many new questions arise and I have found this book to help give rise to the questions that matter most to me.

“Our gift to the world is honored by bringing our best self to it: paradoxically, we do that by sacrificing ego comforts to our creative process, which, killing off the old, drives the project that we are forward.”