Doing the right thing is exhausting.
Going to the gym. Eating the right foods. Writing your first book. Being present with your partner. Developing your passion project. Putting in extra hours at work. Giving 100% all-out effort. Putting down the remote and reading a book. Moving to Africa to start a school. etc. etc. etc.
Why is it that everything worth doing is hard? And everything unworthy of our time happens without effort or thought?
Thinking about these questions reminded me of the times I was able to push my comfort zone consistently. The times when I was able to do the right thing and enter periods of exponential personal growth.
All of these times had one thing in common - I had a fire under my ass.
Here's the story...