Letting Go

In order to evolve through life we have to learn to let go of the past. We need to release the ties that bind. Learning to let go of these things is a journey in itself. 2,204 more words

How Speech Evaluations Can Make You a Better Auditor

My Background

I have been a member of Toastmasters for nearly 13 years. I started by attending several club meetings as a guest. One of those clubs was… 1,580 more words

Leadership

What Would It Be Like To Be Colorblind?

Once I heard Tony Robbins do an interesting exercise with his audience. A few days later I tried it with several different groups too. Here’s how it goes: first, you look around and take notice of everything brown. 579 more words

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It's the Final Project

The recent cruise to Canada was a great success. The one project that I haven’t shown you was Decoupage, which is always popular. It’s the sort of decoupage where you glue torn pieces of pretty paper to a wooden form or box and then varnish it. 48 more words

Craft

Professional Victims

I recently went to a class for working with domestic violence survivors, as a body worker. I was one of three students. The teacher is a LMT and a licensed counselor.   507 more words

Ego

Month 7, day 20: Struggle is real, Solution's Elusive

Sometime the best laid plans are the hardest to execute. Take for example a simple week. You plan your days in succession, budgeting time for everything from work and writing, kid time and alone time, errands and couch potato time. 256 more words

One Day At A Time

Day 21: Story and Mind Shifts

If you rewrite the story, you can rewire the people.

The eerie example given was how communism took over Romania (at least, I think it was Romania?

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