When we choose to follow our callings, our life path starts to twist, turn, and weave in an unpredictable way. The illusion of a straight trajectory to success is lost, and the reality of a non-linear path emerges.
The indirect route is uncomfortable, scary, and at times, discouraging. So discouraging, in fact, that many people avoid venturing toward their callings in the first place.
As someone who has navigated her own non-linear path, Jen Berlingo tells us why we need to pursue our callings despite being afraid... Despite going against family norms... Despite the risk of failure.
She reminds us that we all have unique gifts, and we have an obligation to bring them forth to help and heal the world. In the interview below, she tells her story, and reminds us that navigating our soul's path is one of the most rewarding things we'll ever do.