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Writing Task I may not have gone where I intended to go but I think I have ended up where I intended to be - Douglas Adams Life is funny sometimes in the way things work out Robbie Williams sings I talk to G-d but he just laughs at my plans and I think this is true Certainly in my case my carefully planned life seems to have taken on a mind of its own Where I planned to be and where I find myself are two different places It is not necessarily worse or better just different It all started with a marriage breakup I was 36 at the time and my marriage simply fell apart While it is true that my wife and I had been fighting for some time I never saw it coming The world around me was falling apart My carefully planned map of life as I saw it was starting to change and it seemed as if I had no control over it at all Looking back I would have to admit that most of it was because I was changing I felt lost and adrift with little focus and no real meaning in my life I had lost a lot of my friends I was having problems at work my kids seemed to have locked me out of their lives I had to escape I decided to re-find myself as a person and went backpacking through Africa alone A month into my trip and I was realizing that I had made a mistake It was lousy I had communication problems the rain was never ending and simply put Africa was not a nice place Thinking of cutting my trip short I traveled to Angola to catch a connecting flight back to Sydney It was a Friday night and I had no where to eat or sleep so being a Jew I decided
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