Today is my birthday. It is the big 4-0. A month ago, I began writing a post in anticipation of this day. It was going to be the most open, authentic, and inspiring post I had written in my life. I couldn’t wait to post it. But then something happened. A message fell right into my lap … no, actually, it slapped me painfully across the face. And I knew THIS, THIS was meant to be my 40th birthday post.
“Nearly all the best things that came to me in life have been unexpected, unplanned by me.” –Carl Sandburg
It is my 40th birthday, and this is not the post I had planned for today. But this message is far more important than anything I could ever say about my own life.
Trust me on this.