Monthly Archives: July 2013

A Mental Roundabout

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner … Continue reading

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And They’re Off

“Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d have preferred to talk.” –Doug Larson I have spent a lot of time listening in the past few months. Increased meditation time has helped me to hone … Continue reading

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Pick Me, Pick Me

“In writing and politicking, it’s best not to think about it, just do it.” –Gore Vidal Some days it just takes more for me to get going. The back is achy, the head is throbbing, or the mind is under … Continue reading

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Cloak and Dagger

“Learning to trust is one of life’s most difficult tasks.” —-Isaac Watts I trust that the sun will come up each morning. I trust that the lights will turn on when I flip the switch. But to trust another human, … Continue reading

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You Asked For It

“The big picture doesn’t just come from distance; it also comes from time.” —-Simon Sinek When I am in the middle of a crisis, whether real or just conjured up in my mind, it’s hard to see the big picture. … Continue reading

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In Good Times and Bad

“Don’t take anything personally” —-Don Miguel Ruiz The Four Agreements It sure is easy for me to be full of faith, joy, and a giving spirit when things are going my way. But that’s not the only time when I … Continue reading

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Life Out Loud

“Your difficulties do not define you. They simply strengthen your ability to overcome troubles. “ —–Maya Angelou Let’s face it, no one likes to be wrong, or embarrassed, or have their vulnerabilities exposed. But this is exactly where the growth … Continue reading

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