If you stand slightly below a railroad track and look across it, you see railroad ties to your left and to your right with a rail sitting on top of them.
Let’s imagine the rail as symbolic of your life. It is continuous from as far as you can see to your left and as far as you can see to your right. Let’s say that where you stand is NOW. To your left is the past, and to your right is the future. Let’s see the ties as stories you remember because of the emotion involved. You remember those stories from the past, but the future stories haven’t been written yet.
Here’s an opportunity to look at the past and change the future.