What’s the point?

It’s a seemingly simple question that can have several different meanings. It can be an expression of hopelessness, a seeking of clarification, the start of an argument or a search for purpose.

The Japanese have another word for purpose – ‘ikigai’, a concept meaning ‘a reason for being’ and according to the Japanese, everyone has an ikigai. Finding it requires a deep and often lengthy search of self. Such a search is regarded as being very important, since it is believed that discovery of one’s ikigai brings satisfaction and meaning to life – Wikipedia.

This is often the […]