It’s Not A Race

A Moon In Bloom

A few weeks ago I was speaking to a friend who has been on Instagram and building her “Influencer” status for five years. She’s enjoyed some success with it, with just over 13k followers and she’s been able to enjoy some really wonderful experiences because of it. But, when asked why she hadn’t posted regularly the last few months her answer was swift: “I don’t enjoy it anymore. I’m burned out. I did this for five years and I just don’t enjoy it now.”

Burn out is a very real thing everyone will experience at some time in their life, despite the hobby, passion, or career. One could argue that the famous “Mid-Life Crisis” is a symptom of burn-out, where you’re just so exhausted from working and paying bills and raising a family that you sort of snap. No matter who you are or what you do, burn out *will*…

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