It’s Never Too Late To Follow Your Passion

I did a guest post for, ‘Water the Roots’ yesterday…

Ignoring My Passions In The Name Of Practicality

I was always a nerd. I was always cracking jokes in class and getting in trouble for distracting the others. I was always one of the best writers in school. I always participated in speech arts.

But then I graduated and, of course, had to go to University. That’s the thing you do after high school, you know.

I didn’t know what I wanted to do, so I drove around and thought:

“I like history, but I can’t get a job in that. I like English, but same problem. Business is OK…yeah, I guess that’ll get me a job. Business it is, I guess…”

And that’s how I ended up spending the last 8 years of my life in a corporate world that stifled my love for knowledge, humor, writing, and public speaking….

Continue reading here…

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About Michael Jagdeo

My name's Michael Jagdeo, and I refuse to write about myself in the third person. I'm a Comedian from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. In addition to honing my stand-up comedy act, I maintain this blog and write the weekly comedy article for blogTO.com.
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