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  • It looks easy to walk this line, does it not?

    I thought so too, as my best friend shot frames of my jagged stumble along the mound. Laughing as I trudged on, waving my arms in balance, she yelled up, "See, I told you so!" referring to only moments before when I'd told her to do the same thing.

    The aggregation mound, it turns out, is hard to walk along no matter its apparent straightness... or any regard to the sturdy boots I've stomped around in for years.

    Despite the hilarity in staging a moment of peaceful gliding through peach fields, the determination to walk towards empty space, tripping and sliding back and forth struck me familiar.

    This photo, this moment, couldn't be a better synonym for my life right now, and that's why I'm saving it here.

    I face graduation and the stereotypes surrounding it in seven weeks. In nine weeks I have no where to live. Unless I want to be a liquor model for my entire life, I'm also without a job (although that's close in the making).

    However, I'm forging ahead through the gorgeous, dirty path, regardless of the pressures and instability at the next bump. I'm experiencing a piece of mind I've never felt before in my entire life. I have this undeniable trust that everything is going to continue just as it should.

    And I'll be ready for it. Whatever it is.
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