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Month: July 2011

The Letter – Concluded

The Letter – Concluded

This is the continuation of the letter I wrote to me a few months ago… ***************************************************************************** Each man or woman must determine their own fate and sail in the direction they choose, and I have chosen the path I now want to travel. Related posts: The Letter The Canyon of Faith

The Letter

The Letter

Actions have consequences…first rule of life. And the second rule is this: you are the only one responsible for your own actions. — Holly Lisle Some months ago I wrote myself a letter. I’m going to post it in two parts as it is rather long. The first part follows: Dear G: I write this letter to me as I have many things I need to tell me, which only I can say. To start let me congratulate me on all…

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Choices and Consequences

Choices and Consequences

You are in control of your life. Don’t ever forget that. You are what you are because of the conscious and subconscious choices you have made. — Barbara Hall Everyday each of us makes a variety of choices and set priorities for our actions. We do this either with a conscious effort or an unconscious one. Sometimes our choices are great, sometimes fair, and sometimes poor, and the result of our choice is very seldom evident at the outset. Related…

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The Concept of Faith

The Concept of Faith

Hope is the river you must cross. Faith is the bridge you cannot see. — Bill Purdin Our neighbor died last week. She had been battling the cancer and like the insidious beast that it is, it finally took her away. Related posts: Values: The Concept Part 2 The Canyon of Faith Values: The Concept Part 1

Politics and Personal Change

Politics and Personal Change

Although the connections are not always obvious, personal change is inseparable from social and political change. — Harriet Lerner I noticed where the Congressional House refused to allow the good old fashion light bulb, the incandescent bulb, to live. Politicians are bound and determined to dictate how we, the people, are to live and what we can and cannot buy. Plus they require we buy what we do not want but rather what they demand we have. We no longer…

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Taxes and Realityville

Taxes and Realityville

I just read an article about budget shortfalls and how states are trying to tax the internet now in order to make up for those shortfalls. In fact California just did that, all in the expectations of receiving a ton of additional revenue (dream on Sacramento, dream on). No related posts.

Learning Nothing the Hard Way

Learning Nothing the Hard Way

The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning to work on becoming yourself. — Anna Quindlen Related posts: Identifying My Fear for Success Learning, Believing, Implementing

Identifying My Fear for Success

Identifying My Fear for Success

I have come to the conclusion that I am afraid of making real money. I am afraid of making lots of money. I am terrified of being wealthy. I am so afraid that I have developed a phobia about it. Why is that? What factor in my life has created this unnatural fear? Related posts: Learning Nothing the Hard Way