Category Archives: Writing & Peak Performance

Babe Emboldens

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” Babe Ruth An interviewer once posed the following question to the immortal Bambino: “Babe, what do you do when you get in a … Continue reading

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Finding Focus

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “In summary, creating the practicing mind comes down to a few simple rules: Keep yourself process-oriented. Stay in the present. Make the process the goal and use the overall goal as rudder to … Continue reading

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Attitude Check

Please help KWD grow by sharing: https://karinwritesdangerously.wordpress.com/ “Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.”   Zig Ziglar Zig was a highly successful motivational speaker and author. His snappy little comment captures a lot of wisdom and packs a powerful … Continue reading

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“Pillow Test”

Please help KWD grow by sharing: https://karinwritesdangerously.wordpress.com/ “Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might.”   Ecclesiastes, 9:10 “A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work, and done his best; but … Continue reading

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Three Things

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-ive-ness.”   Thomas Edison Common sense, hard work, and persistence: Edison is a guy who knew a lot about all three of these qualities. He barely … Continue reading

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“Being Joyful”

“Love. Fall in love and stay in love. Write only what you love and love what you write. The key word is love. You have to get up in the morning and write something you love, something to live for.” … Continue reading

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Reservoirs Undreamt

I have no doubt whatsoever that most people live whether physically, intellectually, or morally, in a very restricted circle of their own potential being. They make use of a very small portion of their possible consciousness…. Much like the man … Continue reading

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