Struggling for Significance

“Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s a heaven for?”

— Robert Browning

I’ve found that young adults – especially some of the young men I work with – who seek help with depression often have a lot of difficulty that involves feeling that they can’t achieve the things that they wish they could in life. They know that it’s not realistic to hope they can be famous, financially independent, or sometimes even just well-liked. Most of us have struggled with this kind of dilemma, because young adulthood is one of the times of life when our reach almost always exceeds our grasp. Continue Reading Struggling for Significance