Remember Who You Wanted to Be

Yesterday I was going about my mundane business...trying to squeeze myself into an impossible parking spot... when a bumper sticker caught my eye: "Remember Who You Wanted to Be" Hmmm....Had I forgotten? Funny how a faded, weather-torn sticker can carry such a powerful message. You see, most of us DO forget. We start out young and inspired, with a dream in our hearts. But somehow - like that worn out bumper sticker - the ravages of the "real world" seem to beat that dream down until it is a quite voice behind the loud speaker of life. Is it true that we have to "grow up", be "realistic" [...]