I don’t want to talk about you in the past tense.
"It would be very nice for nervous types like me if things were black-and-white, and you could tell where one thing ended and the next thing began, but as Einstein taught us, everything in the future and the past is right here now. There’s always something ending and something beginning. Yet in the very center is the truth of your spiritual identity: is you."
Beautiful essay by Anne Lamott on the life’s work of becoming who you are. (via et-l)