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Gratitude

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Gratitude

Gratitude means thankfulness, counting your blessings, noticing simple pleasures, and acknowledging everything that you receive. It means learning to live your life as if everything were a miracle, and being aware on a continuous basis of how much you’ve been given. Gratitude shifts your focus from what your life lacks to the abundance that is [...]

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Inspiration is all around ME

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When a person embarks on a great journey and makes big life changes, great things happen. I’ve said it before, change is a bitch. But, it will open your life up to endless possibilities. Stepping outside your comfort zone is not easy but believe me taking risks comes with reward. I believe the universe rewards [...]

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Keep on keeping on……

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Let me start by saying things are good….very good, so no need to worry about me. I’m not going to lie though – I’ve said it before AND I’m sure it will be said again – this experience has been an emotional roller coaster. There’s a pattern. I make progress in one area but then [...]

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Ahhhh, the little things

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Ahhhh, the little things

I want to be as frank as possible with you.   This journey I am on is an emotional rollercoaster.    I have either really high highs or low lows.   I can’t seem to find middle ground.   I make progress in one area but then something happens that knocks me down.   I take one step forward, then [...]

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Everybody LOVES Brad Garrett

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Everybody LOVES Brad Garrett

A famous actor (there is debate about who actually said it), lying on his deathbed, was asked by a friend, “Is it hard, this dying?””No,” replied the actor. “Dying is easy. Comedy is hard.” Well, folks, I can attest to that.  I just wrapped up a six week sitcom workshop with Emmy Award-winning actor Brad [...]

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Self-doubt is a bitch

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It doesn’t matter what your goal is…there will always be obstacles on our paths.   The playing field will sometimes be slanted against us.  People will pull us down…and WE can pull ourselves down.   I’m talking about self-doubt – she is a bitch and I’m dealing with it on a regular basis.   We’ve all faced it at one [...]

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Fu#k cancer

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Fu#k cancer

I mean, really? Who would ever have thunk it?  A routine procedure to remove a mole turned into a diagnosis of melanoma.   It was a small normal-looking mole on the side of my neck, one which did not fall under the warning sign.  Even the dermatologist questioned why I wanted it off.   Purely for cosmetic [...]

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