Reframing Success

I’ve been here before. And it’s not fun. “Failure,” is a tricky thing to cope with. Usually, failure is followed up with a glorious anecdote of success. Usually, the narrative I often read about talks of experiencing, learning from, and emerging victorious after an unexpected setback. That’s where my problem is. My perspective on failure continues to exist in the realm that failure is bimodal, that in order to experience success, one must inevitably encounter…