The other day I tweeted that this has been one of those weeks when you find out who your friends are. No specific reason. I tagged on the well-known Jeremiah 29-19:11 just for good measure ("For I know the plans I have for you, plans to give you a hope and a future...").
There is a saying among distance coaches that “the process is the goal.” It’s not much different than “work the process” or just "process” as a verb. There’s the creative process and a thousand other processes that get us from dreams to that amazing moment when it all comes true, but you've got to find your own and work it.