Monday, November 30, 2009

Optimism is an Act of Bravery - November 30, 09

Optimism isn't just a shift in perspective.
It's an act of Bravery.
~Taken from Body+Soul Magazine Dec. 09

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Must Keep Writing - November 29, 09


Close to November 30th NaNoWriMo deadline.
Must keep writing...
and writing...
and writing!

Saturday, November 28, 2009

Pushing Your Buttons - November 28, 09

If you find a person, place or thing
pushing your buttons,
take a look to see what
is really bothering
you about yourself.

Friday, November 27, 2009

The Ecstacy and Agony - November 25, 09

Writing a novel
can feel like agony,
yet
utter ecstacy prevails
once one crosses
the line of completion.



Thursday, November 26, 2009

Twelve and a Half Writing Rules - November 26, 09


To know and love some rules of writing
helps keep the fingers working
long after the brain has
expired.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Stop Messing Around - November 25, 09


There comes a time
when there is nothing
left to do
in your heart
except to
write.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Understand Your Motivations - November 24, 09

Understanding Your own motivation
for Your choices and actions
is the beginning to seeing a clearer vision
of the person you
want to be.

Monday, November 23, 2009

Clean It Up - November 23, 09


If your life feels like an old station wagon,
with all the junk thrown in back,
it might be time to take care of your mess
before you hit the brakes
and it all comes crashing into the front seat.
Clean it up one piece at a time.

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Spot of "Tea" - November 22, 09


Indulge in a spot of "tea" daily...
Any combination of flavors will do:
Creativi-tea
Tranquili-tea
Sinceri-tea
Humili-tea
Sereni-tea
Simplici-tea
Honest-tea

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Be Different - November 21, 09


Mass culture rewards people
for being alike.

So Be Different.

Friday, November 20, 2009

Trust Indecision - November 21, 09

Indecision
can be considered
a decision to be patient
and wait for the
inspiration to appear.
Trust it.

Thursday, November 19, 2009

Every Time You Write - November 19, 09

Every time you write
something valuable will occur.

~SARK, Juicy Pens Thirsty Paper

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Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Listen and Benefit - November 18, 09

Listen and Benefit
from praise or criticism.
Consider well
without defending or denying,
then choose what you
will disregard
with no further thought.

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Honesty and Vulnerability - November 17, 09


Being honest with yourself,
and others,
may leave you feeling vulnerable
when done in a loving way.
Do it anyway.
It will change your perspective.
and create a channel
for deeper love.

Monday, November 16, 2009

Travel on Exotic Paths - November 16, 09


Travel on exotic paths
to sacred temples
within your heart.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Your Life is Your Thoughts - November 15, 09


Think and Feel
your life to
be what you want it to be.

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Adversity Reveals Who We Really Are - November 14, 09


Adversity is like a strong wind.
It tears away from us
all but the things that cannot be torn,
so that we see ourselves as we really are.
~Arthur Golden, Memoirs of a Geisha

Friday, November 13, 2009

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Time to Let Go - November 12, 09

When you finally realize it is
time to let go,
and it hurts like hell,
know it will
all be okay.
***
Eventually.

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Writing Leads to More Writing - November 11, 09

"Writing only leads to more writing" - Colette
***
This quote is in the book written by SARK called
"Juicy Pens, Thirsty Paper"
***
***
***It inspires me as I continue writing my novel
and tip toe past 11,865 words.
Write On!

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Salute Each Other's Divinity - November 10, 09


Namaste is a Hindu term
which basically means
"the divinity within me
salutes
the divinity within you"
***
Simplifying it even more,
it reminds me how
we all have
God in us,
and I will continue to
love all God's children,
including myself.

Monday, November 9, 2009

Replace Worry with Love - November 9, 09

It is possible to love those
you care about
without worrying about them.
Replace worry with
the power of infinite
LOVE.

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Pray For Those Still Suffering - November 8, 09


Pray for those still suffering
on diverse levels
and
in many forms.










Saturday, November 7, 2009

Let Go and Have Fun - November 7, 09

Let Go of schedules,
perceived control,
and the "To Do" List
today.
Just get out into the world
and have FUN!

Friday, November 6, 2009

A Moral Decision About Truth - November 6, 09

Bear in mind that the
act of withholding the truth
is always potentially a lie,
and that in each instance in which the
truth
is withheld
a significant moral decision
is required.
~M. Scott Peck

Thursday, November 5, 2009

Appreciate Your Existing Prosperity - November 5, 09


Appreciate your existing prosperity
and feel grateful for all
which fills your
life today.

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

The Moment of Total Surrender - November 3, 09

When we finally give up the struggle
to find fulfillment outside of ourselves,
we have nowhere to go but within.
It is the moment of total surrender
that the light begins to dawn.
~Shakti Gawain

Monday, November 2, 2009

Center of the Universe - November 2, 09

We are not the
center
of the universe...
good or bad -
We are not it!

Sunday, November 1, 2009

October Review 2009

It is so amazing to be in November already.
Even more astonishing
to myself
that I have stuck
with my personal commitment
to post a Blog for every day of this year.
Two more months...
then what?