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Listen To Your Heart

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  I remember when I was a people pleaser. Okay, I am still a people pleaser to a degree, but I remember when I was worse. Much, much worse. When you come from a dysfunctional family you adopt ways to…
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Go Ahead. Jump.


I am participating in the Writing Contest: How Writing has Positively Influenced my Life, hosted by Positive Writer. I still remember shaking. I was sixteen in gym class and we were told to line up at the deep end. We…
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Whose Life Are you Living?

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What will your biggest regret be as you near the end of your life? Bonnie Ware wrote a book, The Top Five Regrets of the Dying. After spending time with those nearing death she found the number one regret: I…
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What if it’s Not too Late?

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We’ve all seen them. People who knew what they wanted to be from the time they were little ones. A teacher inspired them to pick up a piece of chalk and make a difference. Or maybe the lack of a…
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What if Every Piece Does Fit?


So often in life we start down a road, with our dreams in the GPS of our minds. But we don’t seem to meet the destination as we expected. And after a while we wonder if perhaps we’re on the…
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It’s Almost Time


It’s almost time. Mom just woke us up so we could bring in the new year. It’s 11:50 pm. We come downstairs and she places pot lids in our young hands, along with wooden spoons. “Just a few minutes to…
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3 Reasons You Should NOT Join TribeWriters

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I heard TribeWriters is starting up again. It’s an online course by Jeff Goins, that promises to give you skills for writing that will move you forward. And while that is true. I’m here to tell you three reasons you…
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I’m Gonna Pray, Olivia


I know the doctors are not giving you much of a chance, but I’m gonna pray. They hold test results in their hands, my hands are empty. God tells me to cast all my cares on Him. And I care…
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