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The reason why I write – a tribute to Paulo Coelho

Author: Paulo Coelho

As I child, I went through changes like every one else. We moved to a different place, I made new friends, we came back. I fell in love when I was twelve and it left marks in me for the rest of my life. Since I can remember I have wondered about what to do with my life. Like in the song of John Mayer, I asked myself: Am I living it right? I only had one life, and I searched so long and hard for my personal road; my destiny. I looked at my strenghts, what gave me joy, what the longing in me told me to do, and I had so many things that I needed to express; through singing, writing, talking, drawing – and all at the same time I was afraid to waste my life, to not live it right – honestly and true to myself…

 
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