Growing Up, Not Old
by AliJah Clark
“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.”
- Soren Kierkegaard
The thoughts of becoming the champion of one of the most fun games in the world absolutely boggled my mind. My dodgeball team was ready to win it all and there was nothing that could stand in our way. Working together as a team to accomplish a goal that we all had. The wind I felt on the bottom of my ear from the foam balls my teammates were whipping across the court. It was all part of the grind— the grind to find our true potential as leaders, and as a team.