This is how people — writers especially — end up in lives that don’t feel like their own. Pursuing what looks like the clearest path to success can send you miles in the wrong direction, except you’re the only one who knows it’s the wrong direction. On the outside, everything looks great. What do you have to complain about? Of course, you have to …
We often chase the opportunities that are available or seems like everyone else would want instead of what we want.
Sometimes what we really want looks like to much hard work and we choose to chase someone else's dream instead because it looks easier.