Feeling powerless and being powerless are two very different things. As you take small steps towards your goal,s (no matter how you're feeling) you will discover that powerless is not who you are at all!
You're ready to fly off at any moment and that changeability makes you a winged creature, in a way. Birds, wings, and feathers represent that lightness of spirit that so captures who you are. Also symbol of hope, balance and good luck