Posted in Faith, Goals, Inspiration, Life, Positivity, Prompt, Uncategorized

Word Fast – Day 2

Reblogged for Fandango’s Flashback Friday – nothing for April 2nd so I went with February.

Seek to understand, not to be understood. We’ve all heard it said that there’s a reason you have two ears and one mouth: to listen more and speak …

Word Fast – Day 2

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Posted in Inspiration, Life, Positivity, Prompt, Thoughts, Uncategorized

Gotta Play to Win

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Sometimes in this game called life, unexpected issues will balk your good intentions, tempting you to become volatile or run away—“fight or flight.” Then you realize neither response would do much to solve the problem, so you develop a system in which you own the situation by shifting your life in whatever way necessary to help you move forward. We’ve all played this past year and we’re winning!


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Posted in Encouragement, Inspiration, Life, Positive Affirmation, Prompt

Let Today Be The Day

Looking back thinking someone may need to receive this message today. Happy Monday!

– Arthur Ashe Start where you are… Whether it’s going back to school, launching the business you’ve always dreamed about, giving your life to God, or…

Let Today Be The Day

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Posted in Décima, Encouragement, Inspiration, Life, Peace, Poetry, Positivity, Prompt, Uncategorized

Let It Go!

Forgive the hurt, release your pain

Embrace the here and now today

No looking back, without delay

Create your joy and then maintain

Harmony’s pleasing to attain

Have peace of mind around the clock

Euphoric state will be a shock

Decide to change your condition

Right here, right now, grant permission

Free the emotional gridlock


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Posted in Haiku, Hope, Inspiration, Life, Poetry, Positive Affirmation, Prompt, Senryu, Uncategorized

Haiku A Day – hurt

Forgive, release hurt
find power in pain, become
stronger and wiser.

©️2021 CSNelson, Don’t Forget the Half