Category Archives: success

How I Found Inspiration to Strive and Thrive

Have you wondered where inspiration comes from? Is inspiration just a name for thoughts that we chose to listen to above the rest? Do we like to be inspired ‘cause it makes us feel more rather than less? Are these … Continue reading

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“Where there’s a will there’s a way” It’s that time of year.. . it’s New Years Eve and here I am sitting in the still blurr that has crept in after the Christmas activity; just thinking, reflecting and contemplating. Thoughts are arising. Maybe you are feeling … Continue reading


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Bored ?… how to get a life

Bored?  Feeling weary and restless? If so we have something in common. Come on now, got the time?… come and share an idle moment with me. Not sure about you, but I arrived  at boredom having been  affected by ‘Writers … Continue reading

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“THIS HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH YOU !! …but getting what you want most certainly is.

Wanting to be successful… being good at what you do… is that something you want? Of course it is. And ‘Hand it to me on a plate” would be the perfect solution wouldn’t it just? Sorry: ‘no can do’. Worse … Continue reading

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“Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.” Benjamin Franklin

What certainty do we have that self-help books work? I have been flipping through one such book called ‘Awaken the Giant Within’ by Anthony Robbins. It’s a fairly taxing read, and contrary to the author’s intentions could be the death … Continue reading

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‘Its not for me to reason why, it is for me to dare and die’ (Part 3 of 3)

So perhaps you are right and writing won’t prove to be my vocation in life; my life’s true purpose. But maybe this was never the intention. Certainly what I have gained are new insights, illustrated in ‘Alice Wakes Up’, that have … Continue reading

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‘Its not for me to reason why, it is for me to dare and die’ (Part 2 of 3)

Did you do what I expected you might when I suggested you buy my book? You pulled a face. So what was your momentary thought? Can you recall it? Was it you saying something to yourself along the lines of: ‘she wants me to buy her book… it’s another … Continue reading

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Moving Forwards… by Going Backwards First.

It was a gathering of like minds. Not of the intelligence variety, but rather ones that have the same nagging voice; telling each of us to move off the couch on a Monday night and get our butts down to … Continue reading

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Just Purr-fect… Getting where you want to be

I’ve made a new friend. It’s a cat. Her cute face came to the patio door and looked in at me with big appealing eyes. I could well understand the rationale, if there was any, for why she might be standing there trying … Continue reading

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Sex Sells; being different makes life harder

What is 75 x 365 ? You might be quicker than me, but I had to use the calculator function on my mobile to give the answer: 27,375. But 27,375 what somethings? 27,375 is the number of enquiries that one … Continue reading

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