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We work in the dark – we do what we can

Posted on June 18th, 2020 · Posted in Reading/Writing, Uncategorized

There is a quote that I have been writing in journals and on walls and living with since I was in high school. “We work in the dark – we do what we can – we give what we have. Our doubt is our passion, and our passion is our..
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If Everyone is Super, No One Is

Posted on June 3rd, 2019 · Posted in Costa Rica Ramblings, Reading/Writing

It’s not that I couldn’t understand his point. The scene: an outdoor dinner table, surrounded by people sharing food and coming down off a community salsa dance lesson. As we ate, one of our guests and I got into a rather impassioned conversation when he took me off-guard by saying,..
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My Problems with Self-Acceptance

Posted on August 5th, 2018 · Posted in Health Should be Fun, Reading/Writing

I have major problems with self-acceptance. Here’s the thing – I work in an industry where we are constantly trying to help people to love and accept themselves and I understand that this is a key to feeling good and healing both physically and emotionally and all the rest of..
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Unlikely Warriors

Posted on January 14th, 2018 · Posted in Reading/Writing

Thoughts on ‘The Warrior Ethos’, By Steven Pressfield Tomorrow I begin Seth Godin’s altMBA program. Our first writing prompt was to create a one-page actionable summary of a book most will not have read that changed our minds. This is mine. I’m the kind of person that my father would..
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