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#Motivation from vision.quest

A rat race is an endless, self-defeating, or pointless pursuit. It conjures up the image of the futile efforts of a lab rat trying to escape while running around a maze or in a wheel….The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still a rat.

by vision.quest

Motivation

Friday, second week of Lent

JMJ

Blessed Friday!

Entrance Antiphon:
In You, O Lord, I put my trust, let me never be put to shame;
release me from the snare they have hidden for me, for You indeed are my refuge. 187 more words

Lent 2015 (Year B)

Self-defeating

Annexed in a place where thoughts are reason,

Justifying all you see as real,

Stories oft repeated since the childhood,

Demonic, possessive, charlatan’s fairy tale. 143 more words

Poems

Second Chances

It’s been 4 months since my last post.  I started this blog in April in response to a still small voice telling me to write.  My goal was to post once a week and I told myself it didn’t matter how many people I reached, if I could reach just one that would be enough.   433 more words

Shield

I’ve been a closed person for a long time
I could spend time explaining why
But it’s private and of no interest to anyone
So a gift of a spa massage was a little unnerving… 267 more words

Life

4 Self-defeating Things Nannies Do


Written by Sue Downey and originally posted here on the Nannypalooza blog.

I was thinking about all the ways we do not work in our own best interests. 455 more words

Nanny