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Live And Relive

Life keeps giving you chances. Chances to correct the mistakes you’ve made. To learn from and share your experiences. To give more than you’ve taken. To have everything you want. 29 more words

Threats & Openings

On a cool Saturday morning, I was at a large, loud four-way intersection.

Lanes of trucks sped south from Manhattan. Lanes of cars sped west across Brooklyn. 190 more words

Opportunity Knocks?

Can you train yourself to see opportunity?

Absolutely! Most people miss opportunities, don’t recognize them when they arrive, and therefore don’t create the level of success in their life that they want. 51 more words

Personal Development

The Swampy Road Taken for Granted

Dear Sir,

Poor man, I am saddened and dismayed at your pettiness. What a privileged life you have led to be honored a Noble Peace Prize for Literature and yet you fail to use your pen and your words to influence others. 983 more words


Free Fall Friday - First Page Results

Kelly Delaney, Associate Editor at Alfred A. Knopf BFYR has agreed to be our featured Editor for December and critique four first pages.

For the last few years I’ve skipped first page critiques in December – people were busy and didn’t submit, so this provides a great opportunity and a higher chance of getting selected. 3,023 more words


The Most Cheerful Of

I arrived early.  She greeted me with a smile and the most cheerful of “good mornings”.

She had me sign in and showed me where to wait. 136 more words

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