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Not Taking Everything Too Personally


Continuing down the path of playing catch up with my 2017 Reading Challenge, I switched up my earlier choice for my second book to finish in April from The Cleansweep Conspiracy by Chuck Waldron (which is a self published book) to The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom by Don Miguel Ruiz (which is an award-winning book). It was a book that I had meant to read for the longest but never did; and for the sake of expediency on getting to my two reading choices for May so that I don’t fall further behind, I started reading it last week.

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Not Being Weighed Down by Distractions

Without realizing it, we’re all holding onto baggage that weighs us down to the point of drowning.

I’m writing this Sunday night, thinking about the work week to come and the thought of all the things I need to accomplish is bordering on overwhelming.

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Early Morning Musings – Learning from Adversity

Putting it all together…

Late for a “Monday Morning Musing” post I know, but the message is still timely. In the course of spending this month getting all my affairs in order to begin drafting my novel next month, my favorite slogan of ‘Sometimes Life Happens’ reared its ugly head again. Real world situations occurred to have me contemplate the decisions I make and how I should move forward.

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Another Monday Musing # 3


I think there’s something to be said for laying out a goal, figuring out the steps needed to achieve that goal, and then taking those necessary steps toward it.

I think there’s even more to be said about the person who stays on that course even when their view of the finish line (their goal) starts to become a bit obscured. We’re all human right? With that comes a predisposition to becoming distracted and trailing off our chosen path a bit, caught up in the pitfalls that life presents to us at times. The worse ones usually being the ones that seem to catch us completely unaware.

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