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Where there's a will there's a way

I might have to upgrade my high school courses before getting accepted into the program I want to attend at my school of choice. At first I was a little upset about this, crushed by the idea of slowing down the momentum propelling me in the direction of my dream, but I realized that it is a part of the same process. 114 more words

The Quest

Neurofinance study confirms financial decisions made on emotional basis


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The willingness of decision makers to take risks increases when they play games of chance with money won earlier. 429 more words

Relationships

To Deny your Past Tortures your Present, and Slows Down your Future

Have you ever wanted to smash your head through a window?

Not out of some trivial or narcissistic self loathing,

But more to see if your head really could break the window? 124 more words

Certainly Doubtful

To the artist disgusted with the “state” of art in their culture,

To the writer in painful need of new words or phrases,

To the painter who wonders how the once vibrant world of color has become gray; 190 more words

Thought for Today 4.11.14

“We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” ~ Joseph Campbell. 25 more words

Love

Shared Leadership Part I: Becoming Vulnerable by Michele McGrath

“Love is not a victory march, it’s a cold and broken hallelujah.”
-       Leonard Cohen, “Hallelujah” 

I recently listened to an On Being podcast, “The Courage to Be Vulnerable” with Brené Brown.   425 more words

Came to believe...

Step Two of the 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous says:

“Came to believe that a power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity.”

As I go through the steps again with my sponsor, I am currently working on step two. 

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Recovery