... given me the clearest form of identity I've ever had. I am now a person who draws; they can carve that on my headstone. Next to being a husband and a dad, it is the thing I am most.And so I wonder. What is the thing I am most? I wonder...
There are so many things that we all are. We are wives, mothers, aunts, sisters... and the list goes on. I'm struck by the fact that we often define ourselves by our relationships. And that is a beautiful thing. Beautiful. It's our relationships that give the beauty, the joy, the character to our lives.
But, that's not all there is to any of our lives. And so I wonder. What is the thing you are most? If you had to define yourself in three words or less, what would your words be? Could you do it using words that didn't describe relationships?
On the back of my Moo cards I put
dreamer, writer, photographer.
What would you put?