Daily Writing, 45 – You Can Do What You Want


“It takes courage to do what you want.
Other people have a lot of plans for you.
Nobody wants you to do what you want to do.
They want you to go on their trip, but you can do what you want.
I did. I went into the woods and read for five years.”

— Joseph Campbell

Exactly why I went and spent a whole month in Europe.
It’s not quite the “done thing” for folks like me.
But I wanted to.
So I did.