Please check out my new blog on Mother Earth News about having a dream, following the path to achieve that dream and keeping your focus. It seems common place today for people to other people and then tell them to "get over it - move on". That is part of keeping your focus on your dream. Are you following that dream for others or yourself? Also, that it is also better to look back in order to maintain your forward direction. Unless you deal with life's challenges of the past you end up moving on with heavy baggage that thwarts your focus on your intended path.
It is about how dreams can be reached if you stay the course and keep your focus - only in America. Hope you will enjoy the entire article at: http://www.motherearthnews.com/the-happy-homesteader/only-in-america.aspx