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Friday, Friday Gettin' down on Friday, Everybody's lookin' forward to the weekend!

So taking steps to grow is hard. I keep wanting to get into old habits. I really don’t know how to fight this just yet. I just sit down and force my self to wright. 151 more words

No Promotion, No Problem

You didn’t get the promotion you were hoping for, and it hurts. You are currently doing the job, but you have neither the title nor the security the title provides. 755 more words

Seneca

The War of Art, by Steven Pressfield

I absolutely love the beginning of this book. Short truths. No bullshit. If you want something, get off your ass and work. Stop making up & searching for excuses. 689 more words

Book Summaries

Your Purpose, Your Burden

“What’s your purpose? The answer comes from what you’re willing to be burdened by.” Reverend Bruce Cote

Early Sunday morning, this quote from the sermon sounded heavy. 1,009 more words

S. Kim Henson

A Different Take on Fergie's NBA All-Star National Anthem Performance

“…It’s better to be in the arena, getting stomped by the bull, than to be up in the stands or out in the parking lot.” ~ Steven Pressfield author from… 384 more words

The Arts

Day 27: The Book That Showed Me I Wasn't Crazy.

I’ve written several times recently about my personal struggles with anxiety over working on my craft (songwriting).  There was an extensive period of time where I was crippled by this overwhelming feeling and I thought I was crazy so today I want to talk about how I came to realize that I… 419 more words

Life

Are you scared to death? Good!

From The War of Art by Steven Pressfield:

“If you find yourself asking yourself (and your friends), “Am I really a writer? Am I really an artist?” chances are you are.

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