“People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.”
― Dalai Lama XIV
There are people that have been labeled misfits, non-conformers, oddballs, or the black sheep of the family. Then there are those that have been labelled as dependable, traditional, ordinary or average. I could go on and on with the words that have used to describe people we see out in our everyday world; Family members. Co-workers. Friends. The neighbor right next door.
People are different. All of us.
I watch in amazement as people all around me carry on with their lives as I feel lost and confused as to what society tells me is normal. What I thought I had to accomplish by a certain age has come full circle in my head and has caused a complete halt in my life. I know there are others like me out there. I know that I am not alone in my thinking.
What is normal? What is not normal? And who gets to decide?
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