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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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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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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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Two Toms

Please help KWD grow by sharing:  https://karinwritesdangerously.com In a comment on my recent post entitled Run On, Nancy Burke, my dear friend and writing buddy (http://www.nancyburkestories.com/) shared this story about legendary marathoner Tom Fleming: “I was in high school when … Continue reading

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“Many Rootlets”

Please help KWD grow by sharing: https://karinwritesdangerously.wordpress.com/ “I am done with great things and big things and great institutions and big success and I am for those tiny invisible molecular moral forces that work from individual to individual, creeping through … 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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