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Practice being rich, skinny and madly in love

“You are what you practice most.”—Richard Carlson

When I played soccer, my team met twice a week at a park in front of Kansas City’s Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art to practice. 394 more words

Deprived of Nothing Except by Our Own Decisions

“When you are sad, know that this need not be. Depression is of the ego, and you are hiding little spots of hatred that are hurting you. 373 more words

A Course In Miracles

Don't Sweat the Small Stuff

Pioneer Book’s yearly challenge includes a self-help classic, so I picked up Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff, by Richard Carlson. To save you the trouble of reading this self-help classic, I’ll summarize: 130 more words

Book Nook

Great reminder on what not to worry about

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I need to use this as my screen saver. A constant reminder that my first draft doesn’t have to be perfect.

I’ve rewritten the same chapter at least five times. 319 more words

Writing

Straight talk about the small stuff: don't sweat it

I possess little patience for complainers although, admittedly, complaints come far too easy for me. Yet, if you say it’s too hot—and you live in Minnesota where winters last forever or you live in Arizona where, you know, it’s a desert—I will likely show little to no sympathy. 125 more words

Grief

“We take simple preferences and turn them into conditions for our own happiness.”

Dr. Richard Carlson, Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

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Blu-Ray News #172: Creature From the Black Lagoon: Complete Legacy Collection (1954-1956).

Universal has announced that their Creature From The Black Lagoon – Complete Legacy Collection set is coming to Blu-Ray. It includes Creature From The Black Lagoon… 100 more words

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