Everything Happens for a Reason

At least that’s what I’m starting to believe

Image: Ramón Salinero/Unsplash

Perhaps these failures aren’t failures, after all.

I’ve been thinking about what my mother always says, Everything happens for a reason. Forever, I would poke holes in her argument, instead suggesting, Everything happens. The reason is false or irrelevant.



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Evan Wildstein

Evan Wildstein

Words on work, organizational culture, and humor. More at https://evanwildstein.com.