A yogi blogger I follow converted the side of an abandoned neighborhood building into a giant chalkboard that allowed the residents of the neighborhood to chalk in what’s important to them in the form of a fill in the blank asking them to complete the following sentence.
Before I die I want to …
The wall filled in over the course of a single day.
Not all the life’s “goals” moved the earth or are destined to shake any foundations, but even the most simple have a basis in the human need to leave a mark.
Not in a “that’s gonna leave a mark” type of way, but in the small way that we all hope to be remembered for something by someone else.
Though my blog is not so public. I invite anyone who reads this to share an aspiration large or small or multiple.