I am but a dust now; but in my minuscule
condition, here I am- glittery, shining, shimmering- in
splendor. I have found my peace. I have won in the
For life is like a stage play; all key roles go
to those who meticulously and painstakingly prepare
to be the best. To perform without second takes, and
to be there on time, ever ready for the scenes that
require focus and mastery, are what make life and
being alive- challenging and meaningful.
Life is indeed how we make it; it is a
matter of choice how we live out our lives. We make
our own destiny, we steer our own sails, and we reel in
our rods when the bait is fallen for.
However, the beginning and the end of life
are both a mystery and a gift. In Job 1:21, “And he
said, “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and
naked shall I return; the LORD gave, and the LORD
has taketh away; blessed be the name of the LORD.”
the basic truth of how our existence starts and ends is
well-defined. Therefore, what we do in between is up
to us. But it is always best that our intentions and
motives are not just clear and for our personal glory;
for glory belongs to God. Nevertheless, the more we
glorify God, we are glorified by him in return, making
our lives more profound.
As I live out another form of existence in a
different realm, on a different level, and as a different
me under the same superior being, I take pride in
looking back at the kind of life I chose to live. I did
my best, I was happy, and I loved without limits. I did
not die in vain.