Own Private Desert Island

Desrt Island

In response to The Daily Prompt: Someone Else’s Island We’ve all been asked what five objects we’d take with us to a desert island. Now it’s your best friend’s (or close relative’s) turn to be stranded: what five objects would …

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Is Youth Wasted On The Young?


In response to The Daily Prompt: Youth Write a new post in response to today’s one-word prompt. As I mentioned in this post, I have been writing in a journal since I was a teenager.  As I saw today’s prompt, …

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Powerful Advice From a Dying Man

Time goes by quickly

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner …

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10 Simple Ways To Get Happy Now

get happy now

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.”~Dalai Lama Some days I wake up full of enthusiasm and ready to take on the world.  Happiness is not a problem on those days.  Then, on other days, …

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