The element that could kill you will also hold you up. The difference is a matter of trust.
Honeybees star in this book. They don’t speak, but they are continually communicating. By the end, I was fully impressed by the important role bees play in global agriculture and the danger to overlooking them or even abusing them.
Practicing the piano was his work. Reading was his fun. The pattern is the same now.
Like any hard thing, there is only one route from “before” to “after,” and that is through.