We can try to be better friends or family members, but expectations of reciprocal actions leave us disappointed more often than not. We can try to be creative, re-work who we are, self-improve, or DIY … about anything, but there is still magic missing.
Some will praise, some will critique, some will sit on the sidelines – ignore them all. One person’s choice is all that matters because it is only that one person you control. You.
Do what you want – or at least ask the mirror, “What do you want?”