To my friend, a goal is exciting, something to look forward to, something to happily cross off the list.

To me, a goal is an indication of what I am lacking, a cringeworthy reminder of how far I have to go.

Multiple truths exist. While my POV on goals may feel unmovable, I know I get to choose which of the two I want to land in and it’s up to me to work towards it.

Now that’s a worthy goal.

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