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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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Life Lessons

As we move toward some kind of new normal, it’s comforting to know that there are sources we can turn to for energy and support. In these trying times, for me, listening to my wonderful friend and mentor Dr. Rob … Continue reading

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“Ongoing Adventure”

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Because of routine, we forget that life is an ongoing adventure.”   Maya Angelou How true this is! Routines can ground us, but they can also drown us, making us forget that there are … Continue reading

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“Amazing Grace”

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “Amazing grace … how sweet the sound” – perhaps the most beloved and widely sung hymn in the world, over the years since itwas written, this lovely song has touched hte hearts of … Continue reading

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Tight Spaces

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com “When you get into a tight space and everything goes against you…never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” Harriet Beecher Stowe “Effort only … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com While we celebrate Thanksgiving once a year, every day is an opportunity to give thanks and to bring an attitude to gratitude to our work. I have so much to be grateful for: … Continue reading

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Can Do!

“The doctors told me I would never walk again told me I would, so I believed my mother.”      Wilma Rudolph “Who are you going to believe? The people who believe in you or the critics? Don’t believe the critics — … Continue reading

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Inside Hope

“The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance, but live right inside it, under … Continue reading

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Adversity Reveals

“Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.”   Fortune cookie wisdom When this little gem popped up in my life, I knew it was a keeper. It rings true to me. In my handy New Century Dictionary, I found “adversity defined starkly … Continue reading

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“Pure Happiness”

“We never know how high we are,      Till we are called to rise; And then, if we are true to plan, Our statures touch the skies.” Emily Dickinson Watching the Tour de France in July is one of my … Continue reading

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