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Why I gave up blogging and came back (again)

Let me open by saying that I believe there are two main types of people in this world: Those who are determined to do what they set out to do, and push through until it's done. Aaaaaand... Those who give up after a short time of not seeing (enough) results, and move on to the next
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Nothing New Under The Sun

Seasons change.  That's something we can all agree on.  Seasons of the year, plainly seen by all in the changing trees, sunrise and set, and the weather around us...  But also, and more importantly, seasons of life.  Seasons of life, some linger like an unforgiving winter with no end in sight, while others fly by
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Just Jump! – Especially if You’re Afraid

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Fear is a strange thing, isn’t it? Think about it for a minute here… a feeling concerning the outcome. The likelihood of something happening. Fear is caused by us worrying about something that not only has not happened BUT something that may not and most likely won’t ever happen! And it can actually paralyze us.
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Find Time to Blog – or do Anything!

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So, you want to blog (or do something else) but you just can’t find the time, eh? The dishes are piling up, your phone keeps ringing and the kids want to go watch bunnies hop through the field outside, right? Hey, I know. Been there. Done that. Still there. Listen, that stuff, while important, isn’t
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The Doubt Monster

By now, we’re friends right? That is, unless you literally just found my blog, in which case, let’s be friends! Ok, now that that’s out of the way… Did you ever have one of those days, you know the kind I mean… Where nothing is going right, and everything’s a mess? The
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Blogging is more

Blogging is more. What do I mean by that? To some blogging may be a career, a way to rake in money, a complex algorithm to figure out how to earn the most $ from every post, but to others it’s so very much more. Like I’ve said in prior posts, my