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I've been work, work, work, work, working on my shit

The harder I work, the luckier I get.”
― Samuel Goldwyn

“When you work on the little things big things happen”

― Rodger Halston

“It’s not what you do, but what you appear to do.” 520 more words


Good Manners for Grown Ups

I realised, while searching for new music and failing because “all this new stuff sounds like crap”, that I am getting old. Not just 2-day hangover and ‘what did I do to my back old’, but also mentally old. 692 more words



As a follow on from yesterdays post (2 posts in as many days, I’m on a roll), this video struck a chord with me. It goes that little bit further in explaining that greatness is a state of mind, not something that happens by accident. 75 more words


Is Success Really a Choice?

A couple of months ago, I wrote an article titled, “Success is a choice!”. I didn’t come up with this title, rather, I heard it from Coach Rick Pitino of the Louisville Cardinals.  843 more words

I should be writing.

It’s almost one in the morning and I’m meant to be writing an essay. As evidenced by every other essay I’ve ever written in my life, this only makes me want to write basically anything else. 675 more words

Life Stuff

Rant (with gooseberries)

Every blogger deserves the occasional rant, right? I must need a vacation because I’ve been feeling a rant coming on. There are certain things I encounter far too often at work (and sometimes outside of work) that are the psychological equivalent of fingernails on a chalkboard, making me grit my teeth and want to lash out. 792 more words