There are many varieties of cacti, but one thing rings true—they are all tough with rough edges, and they don’t require much water or care. We had one in our fraternity house that was lost behind a couch for months, completely neglected, yet it thrived! Life experience has transformed me into a cactus of sorts—and I need to thrive while enduring lots of challenges that test my patience and strength. How do you deal with periods of drought??