all I ever have to be

Welcome to NaBloPoMo (National Blog Posting Month)! I’m going to be posting every weekday in November to kickstart my way back into regular blogging. Hooray!

Last year, one of Q’s friends told me that Walk The Moon’s  I Can Lift a Car was her life anthem.  Ever since then, I have wondered what my life anthem would be. For that matter, what would be the criteria for choosing it? A song by one of my favorite bands? A song that has remained a favorite for years and years? A song that has a deep personal meaning? All of the above?

Well, my dad and I have been spending a lot of time the last few months talking about Achilles heels, weaknesses in ourselves that can lead to our downfall. I’ve been tossing around ideas for what my “fatal flaw” might be. Laziness / sloth / inertia? Perfectionism? Self-doubt? All of the above?

I think these two philosophical debates coalesce for me in this song. Continue reading “all I ever have to be”