Investment is a funny thing. We’re basically putting something, money, time, whatever, into a little box and saying, “Hey, if I leave you here you’re going to grow and be even more tomorrow.” Technically, investment is “an act of devoting time, effort, or energy to a particular undertaking with the expectation of a worthwhile result.”
Unfortunately, no matter how hard I try, I just can’t be perfect. I’d dedicated myself to writing every day, and after two days, I already messed up.
This time though, it wasn’t from procrastination. Instead, I’d been doing so many things that I just forgot.
I woke up today, sat down at my computer, and was convinced I was going to write something thoughtful, meaningful, and deep. I was going to talk about politics on the global stage, I was going to tackle gun violence, I was going to discuss the complexities of building…