Wait a moment. Relax. You are, right now, in your present. Behind you, the past rolls away a huge strip of film, full of success and failure, good and bad memories. Before lies a blank future, waiting to be filled with new thoughts and memories. To cross the present and get to our future, we must take our past with us, but not let it overburden us. A few thoughts about how to deal with the present, resist the past - and shape our own future.