"Loss" The Great Motivator
Losing a parent at a very young age is, and of itself motivating, and as life continues the losses keep coming. When you know your security has shifted dramatically, where do you turn?
For me, I turned inward. I figured out pretty quickly that I have ME to get ME where I wanted to go, not that I didn't have a loving and supportive mother and extended family, I just knew in my gut that I had to do this in the end, so why not sooner than later.
I always knew instinctively that my life was guided by "something/ someone" much bigger than myself. We got through a significant death and life still progressed, grew and blossomed, to a young girl that was...