Leap of Faith

Leap of Faith

I sit here today, wondering, what I could have been, where I could have stood, and where I am now. I wonder how my life could have turned out had I not made some of the decisions that I made or let others make for me. I wonder how things would have been if I had been brought up in a different manner, if I had a different educational background, if I had been someone else. Looking at how I am right now, I’m simply amazed at everything that has happened in my life, and that continues to happen. Not being in control of most aspects of my life, I’ve seen my life become as messy as possible, specially when someone else made my decisions for me. There was a time when I started making certain decisions for myself. When every aspect of my life had been going in the wrong direction, that one step I took hit me like a shockwave and everything started improving. As long as I was following up that step with another and another, life was bliss. That step was my first leap of faith into my professional career. Surprisingly, just that one thing, my job pushed me so far ahead in every other facet of my life. That one little step turned out to be the best decision of my life and it showed. From the role of a quiet, shy student, I jumped onto the corporate bandwagon and would have turned out really well, had I not listened to other people. What surprises me the most is that every other area of...