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Self-publishing Success Story

A couple of weeks ago, I reviewed Julie Flygare’s book, Wide Awake and Dreaming. What I didn’t know then, and have found out today, is that Julie self-published this book. I would never have guessed. I have read it and … Continue reading

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Elephants and Doors

So don’t get upset by the closed door, move on until you find the door that says ‘Elephants Welcome’ that’s where you’re s’posed to be 😀 Picture courtesy of Sun Gazing Related articles Dances with elephants-Mr P takes a joy … Continue reading

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You don’t plant the seed and reap the harvest in the same season

There is a concept in coaching called seed planting. It means that it takes time for new ideas and suggestions to be embraced. There are clients that take hold of a new idea and run with it, some take a … Continue reading

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Impossible is Just a Word

Everyone, at some point in his or her life, has dreamed of being somebody special, somebody big. Who hasn’t fantasised about being the one who scores the winning goal? Who hasn’t dreamed of being a beautiful princess? And how many times … Continue reading

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How Challenges Become Opportunities

Are you a person who loves challenges, or hates them? I must admit I’ve spent most of my life as a person who hates them. I always thought of challenges as frustrating, maddening obstacles keeping me from where I want … Continue reading

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Wide Awake and Dreaming

Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder that is very misunderstood. The most common reaction is ‘Oh that’s that thing where you just fall down asleep on the spot isn’t it?’. Well, it’s not exactly that, and it’s much more than that. … Continue reading

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… to all my cracked pot friends :-)

I love this – I hope you do too. An elderly Chinese woman had two large pots, each hung on the ends of a pole which she carried across her neck. One of the pots had a crack in it … Continue reading

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3 of the most inspirational guys in the world

When I began my journey to recovery, I found so much to inspire me to move forwards. There is a wealth of inspiration to be found for free on Youtube. This is a selection of some of my favourites. I … Continue reading

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