Pursuing your own thing can be scary but at the same time, very rewarding.
When you start to pursue your dreams, these 12 things will happen:
#1. You'll realize how much wiser and resourceful you are.
#2. You'll learn how to get back up from a failure.
#3. You'll step out of your comfort zone.
#4. You'll start attracting the right people and resources.
#5. You'll become a great researcher.
#6. You'll become a more confident individual.
#7. You'll be tempted to give up for something more secure.
#8. You'll learn how to be patient.
#9. You'll realize how much you have to offer.
#10. You'll feel like taking shortcuts, but don't be tempted.
#11. You'll be distracted.
#12. You'll wonder why you didn't start sooner.
At the end of the day, everything is worth it. The last thing you want to regret is not at least trying.
Have fun in the process and enjoy what life brings you.
What experiences have you been through doing what you do?
What sort of challenges or positives have you gotten out of it so far?
What lessons would you tell another person who wants to do what you do?