The local community college in my area has a program called second start. It is a program that allows for a later start date for courses for those who either missed, or made a late decision to sign up for the semester. But what’s great about this name, and the concept is that I believe that it applies to much more than community college.
In my life, this is how I have advanced forwards more times than not.
I don’t know about you, but it seems that I rarely get all that I need on the first go round, or even the 10th. It’s not that I am lazy or don’t take my work or life seriously. I just need longer for things to soak in. I am that friend that beats the dead horse (or however that saying goes). And so that means that I often find myself starting over, and over, and over. Way beyond a second try.
I used to be embarrassed by that fact. Why couldn’t I be like all the others who just...
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