Category Archives: Quotes

NOW is all there ever is.

People don’t realize that now is all there ever is; there is no past or future except as memory or anticipation in your mind.  ~ Eckhart Tolle So, a friend of my sister’s has learned this week that he has … Continue reading

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Five Minute Friday: HOLD

“Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life, and when it comes, hold your head high, look it squarely in the eye and say, ‘I will be bigger than you. You cannot defeat me.’”  ~ Ann Landers  Hold your head … Continue reading

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Five Minute Friday: Change

The future is not some place we are going to, but one we are creating. The paths are not to be found, but made, and the activity of making them changes both the maker and the destinations. ~ John Schaar … Continue reading

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Camp NaNoWriMo.

Writing is not hard. Just get paper and pencil, sit down, and write as it occurs to you. The writing is easy—it’s the occurring that’s hard. ~ Stephen Lealock Camp NaNoWriMo begins today! Here we go! ‪#‎amwriting‬

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Sometimes inspiration helps.

A writer is a writer not because she writes well and easily, because she has amazing talent, or because everything she does is golden. A writer is a writer because, even when there is no hope, even when nothing you … Continue reading

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Positivity.

Who are you hanging around? Jim Rohn said that “we become the combined average of the five people we hang around the most”. So how do you delete the toxic people from your life and surround yourself with positive people? … Continue reading

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Change.

Nuggets of wisdom on the subject of change … The change process need not be negative. Indeed, when it is, it is rarely or ever successful. ~ Tom Peters When we are no longer able to change a situation – … Continue reading

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The Year Made Up of Days.

Again this morning I read my scribbling on the 3×5 notecard on my desk that I have read every day this year so far: Everything you will do in this year will come from what you do every day. Your … Continue reading

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Daring.

Everything you will do in this year will come from what you do every day. Your year is made up of days. ~ Chris Brogan After years of keeping secrets, big or little, it is so difficult for me to … Continue reading

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Day 5 on the Bridge of Discipline.

Most of what we do on a daily basis won’t matter in five minutes, much less five years. We do a lot that really doesn’t matter. ~ Pastor Rick Warren Everything you will do in this year will come from … Continue reading

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