Illness and medicine…

Most medicine is directed at a particular illness. You go to the doctor, present your symptoms, and you hope she prescribes something that will tackle them effectively. Follow the course accurately and you’re right as rain in no time.

The problems can arise when the medicine doesn’t work, or when the doctor isn’t sure what medicine to prescribe.

When this happens, recovery can take longer, and patients can get frustrated waiting.

But this is the way it is in most areas of our lives. The problems we face, the projects we try and complete, the arguments we have – they often don’t have straightforward solutions.

But it is our ability to stay the course in the face of this uncertainty which will often determine our success in finding the right answers…