On Writing

Why do I love to write? It’s freedom. It’s stress relief. It’s meditation. It’s venting. It’s reflection. It’s creativity. It’s so much more.

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Whatever Your Relationship Status Is

This is an amazing video. He speaks remarkably well and the ideas hit home. Unfortunately, a lot of our communication is superficial in this day and age. We are clouded by idealistic expectations that look nice on the surface but we don't see the depth of the effort and understanding our relationships need.Personally, I lament …

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I Have Today

Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending. – Marie Robinson Even if you cannot change your past, everyday is an opportunity for you to change how to carry forward the past, what you make of it, and how you let it affect yourself. …

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Power Posts: On Life

I was feeling a little down this week and turned to catching up with some WordPress reading for inspiration and distraction. And I was not disappointed. These are excerpts from some great blog posts and I highly recommend that you read the full pieces and explore the blogs. What is happiness? by The Niqabi Coder Mum …

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The Power in Me

Today, I officially graduated from the Dale Carnegie course. It strives to teach the lesson of living life, which is something I believe each of us should constantly be conscious of and getting better at. What is my key takeaway from this course? That we have a lot of power over our lives and we …

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The Hole Inside

Sometimes this feeling sneaks up on me and just knocks me down. It is also a feeling that has been my gauge for improving my life and finding value in it. This video by Improvement Pill portrays the idea of emptiness very well. I know the feeling and the 3 recommendations to keep it at …

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It’s International Happiness Day

My mantra for every day of the year is keep myself happy and make others happy. Sometimes it requires going out of your way to make something happen. We put so much effort into jobs, chores, eating, etc. So why not this important factor? I went to my doctor a couple of months ago and …

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