Archive for Personal Growth

Asking Before You’re Ready

Can I give you what you’ve asked for?

Let’s say we’re working together on a project, and you say “hand me the hammer”. When I hold out the hammer, I’m expecting you to take it from my hand. What happens when you come back with “Wait – I don’t want that yet”…

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Some Of My Worst Results Ever…

What’s old is new again.

Twice in the past week I’ve been quite satisfied with having completed tasks with some of the worst results that I’ve every achieved.

In fact, I’m still quite pleased with myself…

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Accomplishing Something New

It’s quite a feeling to realize you’ve never done this particular thing before…

And now you have.

It doesn’t have to be a huge thing – I still get a bit of a kick competing in a new type of event, playing a new game, or cooking something new (to me).

Is it so amazing because it’s the first time it’s ever been done? Probably not. But it’s still something.

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Powered By The Light From Billions Of Stars

I am, and you are too.

There’s no question that this earth is driven by our sun.

All you have to do is stand outside on a clear day and feel the warmth of its rays.

There is, perhaps, a bit more going on, as our sun is but one amongst the billions of billions of stars…

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Competing In An Extreme Urban Adventure

It’s quite an effort

Regular readers will know that I’m fond of getting out in nature – what’s not to love?

And if given half a chance to run through the woods with a map in hand, I’ll jump.

But I haven’t gone for any of those long, marathon, or ultra-long events – until yesterday.

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