All that gliters is not gold, right? Even so, we like glittery things – they grab our attention and make us pursue them, hoping for gold. This piece is about that search, navigating past obstacles, avoiding distractions and zeroing in on the goal as it comes in sight. Sometimes when you reach that goal, you find iron pyrite instead of gold. This can be disappointing but if you can see the lessons learned on the journey you’ll find your reward in a new pearl of wisdom. Maybe it will help you find real gold on your next journey.

Fool’s Paradise
13.5 inches across