Thoughts on slowing down have led me to consider the meaning of a balanced life.
What does that exactly mean? It looks different to each one of us.
This poem by Kenneth Koch, though, is a game changer at least for me.
What’s true is of these three you may have two and two can pay you dividends but never may have three. These are the strongest verses in my opinion. It’s a hard pill to swallow, and if you think about it, there’s truth in it. You can’t have it all at the same time.