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I am not

  I am allowed to have an ‘off‘ day every once in a while.  That doesn’t mean that I AM an off person, that means I’m just human. What?  What happened?  What day is this?  Is it Tuesday- oh, I … Continue reading

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The cards that life has dealt us…

#MONDAY MOTIVATION Motivational Quotes‏ @DavidRoads  The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.   Sometimes inspiring quotes are found on Twitter.  I went to Centerville High School to talk to high school kids about myself, my accident … Continue reading

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Sigh sigh sigh

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” -Theodore Roosevelt     The New Year came. With it, a reevaluation of myself.  My life, what am I meant to be?  A re-evaluation of everything happening around us.  What would we like to … Continue reading

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Chillen Starbucks style

On this 80 degree day, what a better place to go that to sit in the AC of STARBUCKS away from all distractions [mainly of cleaning my house] to work on my writing with a good friend. It may seem … Continue reading

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Time and time again…

We only have 86400 seconds in the day “All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us. – J.R.R. Tolkien ” Peace out Trevor the Otter Live like we’re dying There is only … Continue reading

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Irony.

Regrets. Thoughts, this broken mind still thinks thoughts, knows that it is silly to keep high school fresh on the mind from so long ago. It was 20 years ago; ok- 18… High school and the do overs that only … Continue reading

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inferior feelings

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Elenor Roosevelt We all have insecurities about ourselves.  Maybe we don’t like to admit it, but the majority of us have that little voice inside our head, the paranoid one, … Continue reading

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Poker face

Life consists not in holding good cards, but in playing those cards you hold well. Women’s Fitness  @Women-Fit Life is not about existing in a crappy life, but it’s what you do with the crap life’s given you. A person … Continue reading

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Continuity of life

I never knew how much joy could be derived simply from seeing a baby bird grow up, and then mommy return to the same nest to lay even more eggs.  I was devastated when I had to go to work … Continue reading

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laugh at yourself

Gratitude as a discipline involves a conscious choice. I can choose to be grateful even when my emotions and feelings are still steeped in hurt and resentment. It is amazing how many occasions present themselves in which I can choose … Continue reading

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