This challenge is to write freely for five minutes without editing – on the topics listed on the landing page (link provided below) – Not as easy as you think……
Day 6 – Possible
Anything is possible they tell you. Well frankly, anything isn’t always possible. You can not sing opera if you have never been trained nor have any musical ability.You can’t travel the world if you don’t have money for a ticket. Mind you the internet is giving us a fair go at redressing this imbalance.
So what do you do to achieve your dream if it can’t be done? There are many ways around a problem and the solutions, albeit not perfect, can still be found. Thinking laterally, or outside the box, is a way to find a creative alternative solution. And every solution is different.
It is hard to see that things are possible if you have a pessimistic mindset or if you are young. The young people are taught to obey adults, do what they are told, or else face punishment or at least a consequence. In the long run, how much of these conformist actions stifle creative thoughts?
On my tombstone, perhaps they will write: Everything fairly mediocre, with occasional splashes of brilliance.
And I am cool with that. After all, anything is possible.
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Possibly something to ponder about?