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The Difference Between Professional and Amateur - James Clear

Here is my favorite part ;

It doesn’t matter what you are trying to become better at, if you only do the work when you’re motivated, then you’ll never be consistent enough to become a professional.

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A Treat at the Retreat

This time last week I was at Moniack Mhor – on Day 2 of my annual retreat. I had intended to blog when I was there, but it didn’t happen, so here instead is a reflection – which will hopefully be more interesting than – got up, had breakfast, wrote, had lunch, read, wrote, walked, had dinner, drank. 551 more words


Moniack Mhor

Where I’m going to be for the next few days – Moniack Mhor Writers’ Retreat.

Can’t wait – lots of reading, writing and fun with the G2 Writers’ Group. 7 more words


Wabi-Sabi 侘寂

Wabi-Sabi is a Japanese concept and it means finding beauty within the imperfections of life and accepting peacefully the natural cycle of growth and decay. It is the appreciation of things that are imperfect, impermanent, incomplete, unrefined and unconventional; an aesthetic I wish every child is brought up with. 2,527 more words


Vernal Equinox Competition 2016

Info about the Writers’ Federation Scotland’s Vernal Equinox Competition. Source: Vernal Equinox Competition 2016


Amour / Tristesse

My depression is like a natural disaster.

It comes at any given moment, shakes apart my foundation. Unleashes mighty waves of sadness and self-doubt.

It ruins my days and nights, weeks and months. 772 more words


Some Questions Answered

One of my friends is about to discuss All the Places I’ve Ever Been with her book group in Switzerland, and posed me a few questions. 521 more words