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  • It has been there for as long as I can remember, that urge to explore, to get out from under myself and seek out a world of new truths and wonders. I had been so close in the past, yet courage failed me time after time. I could never understand what it was… That constant pull and gravitational force that brought me back home again. Where did it come from? And why did it continually possess me?

    Truth be told, I was always scared. Scared that the “what if’s” would turn into failures. I’ve always wanted to turn my dreams into realities, but what if the reality was that I dreamed too big or too much?

    I am here now, in my new world and in a new adventure. I’m still scared, but I am also filled with a sense of wonder; a sense of new beginning and a sense of good things to come. I’ve always held onto that saying “Everything happens for a reason” and I own it like it is my own personal mantra. I’ve been led here to live the life I’ve wanted to live and will make it my own. I will seek the unknown. I will grow stronger and stand taller. I will believe in myself and my capabilities… And I won’t be scared any longer. I’ve done the impossible; I’ve “done the thing I thought I could not do”. I’ve taken my first step…
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