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how to start over


Thursday, December 29, 2016

Three days ago, I made a commitment to myself. Not to anyone else, just me. It was a simple commitment - to write. Everyday. For 17 days. Consecutively. Here. On this blog. Why? Well, because I'm a writer and writing is my way of processing things. It's actually something I must do in order to feel ...

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where do i begin?


Wednesday, November 30, 2016

  I love starting a new project. Dreaming it up. Having the vision. Making the commitment. All of those stages are so exciting and energizing. Then, it's time to sit down and face the blank page. To start turning those ideas into words. Actions. Next steps. It can be paralyzing. Have you ever just been stuck at the ...

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how to keep a promise


Wednesday, December 2, 2015

  I remember when my girls were little and they got me to say 'yes' to something. Yes, we will go to the beach tomorrow... or Yes, we will buy blueberries the next time we go to the store. As soon as I said I would do something, the next question was always... You promise? And, I would always say - ...

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