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Best Step

“To fail is a natural consequence of trying, To succeed takes time and prolonged effort in the face of unfriendly odds. To think it will be any other way, no matter what you do, is to invite yourself to be … Continue reading

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Enlivening Emily

Today, July 30, is the divine Emily Bronte’s birthday. What a gift she is to the world — her fire, her compassion, her poetry, and the sublime and stormy Wuthering Heights! Gems from Emily to enliven us all: “Whatever our … Continue reading

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Ceaseless Creativity

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”   Maya Angelou What an uplifting thought, isn’t it? It’s so easy and even ordinary to think of creativity as a limited resource, something that we can use … Continue reading

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Harper Helps

Please help KWD grow by sharing: https://karinwritesdangerously.wordpress.com/ “You can go to France and mention Boo Radley, and people will know who you mean.” To Kill a Mockingbird fan Today is Harper Lee’s birthday, so let’s ponder her greatest triumph for … Continue reading

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“Every Heartache”

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Every adversity, every failure, every heartache comes with the seeds of an equal or greater benefit.”   Napoleon Hill When I found these words scrawled on a piece of paper in my office, they … Continue reading

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Wise Whispers

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com Today, I felt inspired to take a peek at a gathering of writers’ quotes I enjoy. When I did, I found myself uplifted, so I thought I’d share some of them with you: … Continue reading

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Sweet Adversity

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.”   Fortune cookie saying As we all cope with many changes and challenges, the musings gathered here may help us remember that difficulties nourish our hidden strengths: “Difficult … Continue reading

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Being “Doers”

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “My coach at Purdue, Piggy Lambert, constantly reminded us: ‘The team that makes the most mistakes will probably win.’ “That may sound a bit odd, but there’s a great deal of truth in … Continue reading

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Wise Words

Words of wisdom to comfort and guide us from Albert Schweitzer, the great physician and philanthropist, who’s love of humanity shines through: “One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.” “Constant kindness can … Continue reading

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“Little Raft”

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “For me, writing starts with a line or some imagination, or some notion, and I just go with it as far as I can. And you know how this works, this idea that … Continue reading

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