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How Do You Respond to Opportunity?

When Opportunity Knocks

What do you do when opportunity knocks on your door? What is your initial reaction, especially if you are not expecting it? Do you wonder where this opportunity could lead, if you are up for the challenge it brings? 1,484 more words

doing a new thing, saying yes

Two years ago it had never occurred to me that I might write an unfinished Ngaio Marsh novel. Today I finished Money in the Morgue… 775 more words

Sort Of About Writing

Lesson 29: Learning to say yes

I know what you’re thinking… Nahla, you just told me to start saying no, now you’re telling me to say yes? Sounds like mixed signals, I agree, but it’s all about… 574 more words

MicroRead Lessons

Improv(e) your social skills

A couple of years ago, I did something, I was skeptical about: Improvisation theatre.   668 more words


I Said "Yes" for an Entire Week

I have a problem. No, I’m not referring to my obsession with documentaries about the morbidly obese or the happiness that I derive from making muffins late at night (although those may be connected and could undoubtedly use a blog post to dissect). 960 more words

How to say yes: Public speaking.  

Tomorrow is the first time in a year, which I will perform my work in front of an audience. A lot of things have prevented me from doing slam poetry. 1,185 more words

Part Three: Following Through With Our 'Yes'

I am currently in a discipleship cohort where I was assigned a book of the Bible to read through over the course of the next few weeks (Exodus). 667 more words