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Three Things You Need to Know in Unstable Times

Life feels chaotic and unpredictable. The path that you thought would carry you forward shifts with every step. It’s confusing. Frightening. Fortunately, there are simple answers that can help you navigate the surprises ahead successfully. In uncertain times, it helps to turn back to the timeless truths in nature. My Summer Navigating the Rapids I …

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Why It’s Time to Stop Waiting for Everything to Be Okay

I’m guest posting at A Life in Progress this week. Is everything going to be okay? How often have you said those words? Most of us have repeated some version of them many times, whether to ourselves or others. The predictable response: Everything will be okay, is meant to provide reassurance and hope. But those words can …

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When You Feel Tired of Hoping and Trying, Remember . . .

“What happens when people open their hearts? They get better.” ~Haruki Murakami What do you do when just can’t do it anymore? When the pain is too much? The discouragement is too much? The hoping and trying are too much? It’s not that you haven’t tried. You’ve been brave. You’ve been persistent. You’ve been soldiering on …

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Words to Live by: 45 Inspirational Quotes from the Dalai Lama

Looking for just the right words to put your life and circumstances into perspective? Check out this collection of 45 of the Dalai Lama’s most inspirational quotations. His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, serves as a worldwide spiritual leader. He is committed to helping people of all religious traditions find happiness, and teaches …

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1 Realization That Will Help You Show Up Big and Brave Even When You Feel Scared and Inadequate

What would you do if you weren’t afraid? What dreams are lurking under the surface of your life? What questions are still to be lived? What gifts to be shared? Part of you wants to find out. But another part lives cautious and careful. You have a lot to lose, after all. You ask yourself, …

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