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Up, Down, and All Around

Well, I had to do some blog purging this morning, meaning I had to delete a few blogs for public consumption. Trust me, they’re still in the book files. 380 more words

“It Fell Through the Cracks” – and Other Lame Excuses - 5 Ways to Close Those Cracks

“I’m sorry I didn’t respond to your request. It seems to have fallen through the cracks”.

How many times have you heard, or uttered or written those oft-abused famous words? 1,322 more words


A winner is just a loser who tried one more time

A winner is just a loser who tried one more time.

I am positive proof of that statement.

Confession time for me: after four years of pounding the pavement/internet trying to get my books published, I seriously considered walking away. 281 more words

21st Century Living

Media Detox Day 13 and 14: Perseverance

It’s the weekend and it’s the toughest time doing without our family movie times and kids unwinding by playing games.

I am reminded of the point in any exercise routine when your muscles appear to be pleading for mercy and it burns so much that you don’t know whether to laugh or cry (I usually laugh). 51 more words


Being organised (well we all try)

“Organising is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it is not all mixed up” – A. A. Milne…

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Living Moby-Dick

By Mark E. Smith

I had always intuitively known of it and practiced it simply based on having my disability. However, it truly didn’t become part of my consciousness, in defined words, until the lesson in class that day. 665 more words


Golden Chrysalis




The definition of chrysalis is something still in the process of development. Is our life that of a golden chrysalis to then be born into beautiful butterflies? 134 more words