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Finding one's passion

Monday, February 23, 2009

This is new to me but felt the need to write so here I go!!

I have struggled with this notion - finding my passion in this life. There are many things I like and enjoy but nothing I can honestly say I feel 'passionate' about. How do I find it. I try new things with the support and encouragement of my DH but still, no luck. I envy folks who know what theirs is (or are) and can live it daily. I feel like I'm missing something. Not sure why but I feel there is an empty spot that is this 'passion'.

I've made lists of things I like and don't like, I've taken classes, I know I can't afford to try all things as that too is life. So what is next? I am enjoying my life, don't get me wrong. It is better now that I'm 50 than when I was 30 short of my kids being around. They are grown and finding their own lives so that is the biggest difference. I am in a second marriage with a man who understands me and supports me so this too is a benefit at this age and stage. But how do I find what I feel I'm missing?

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  • TEKRU1
    I wish I had a ready answer to give, but I have to say I feel exactly the same way. I too envy those who have a strong passion that they can follow and have often wondered how you find it if you haven't all ready.

    Maybe someone wiser will answer and we can both find out!
    4355 days ago
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