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Great Pleasure

Please help KWD grow by sharing: https://karinwritesdangerously.com/ “The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.”   Walter Bagehot Walter was a 19th century journalist. I don’t know anymore about him than that, but I can say … 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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Ever Falling

“To be fully alive, fully human, and completely awake is to be continually                           thrown out of the nest.”   Pema Chodron Pema’s a wise Buddhist teacher — and she knows the ways of the world. To be live, to be engaged, … Continue reading

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Maya Motivates

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” Maya Angelou Since today is the glorious Maya Angelou’s birthday, I feel called to share more words of wisdom from the beloved author of I Know Why … Continue reading

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Wise Words

A few words of wisdom, a thought or a phrase, can set the tone for our day. Here are some lovely gems from Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh to inspire us all: Because you are alive, everything is possible. Life … Continue reading

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Walt’s Way

“The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.” “If you can dream it, you can do it.” Walt Disney It’s hard to think of anyone who can share better advice about turning … Continue reading

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Joyous Writing

“I was the baby of the family, but I was never babied, and that allowed me to take whatever artistic temperament I had and apply learned discipline. I was taught how to work. I think that’s everything. Creativity and imagination … Continue reading

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Inviting Perfection

“Practice means to perform, over and over again in the face of all obstacles, some act of vision, of faith, of desire. Practice is a means of inviting the perfection desired.” Martha Graham The extraordinary dancer and choreographer Martha Graham … Continue reading

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