It’s Not Easy

One of my favorite songs of all-time is from a group named Five for Fighting. This song is titled “Superman (It’s Not Easy).” As I sort of sit and sort of stand here trying to write at a standing desk standing on just one leg (how much longer will I be on crutches?) that song is resonating in my mind for a variety of reasons, one of which is the most obvious… 

This isn’t easy.

(Editor’s note – I eventually had to sit down to write this.) 

The song is a beautiful one.  It tells of the fictional Superman and the fact that, even for Superman, life isn’t easy.  The lyric from the song that most resonates with me contains the simple words…

“It’s not easy…to be…me.”

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