In his most recent book, The Archer, Paulo Coelho defines the archer’s target as “the objective to be reached.” He reminds the archer: “You were the one who chose the target and you are responsible for it.” (p.43)

Coelho further instructs: “If you view the target as the enemy, you might well hit the target, but you will not improve anything inside yourself.” (p.44)

Reading these words gave me pause and made me question how many times in my life I made my target the enemy. How many times I made…

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