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Developing a Platform of Positivity

There is a movie called Man of the House where Tommy Lee Jones is a federal agent tasked with protecting a group of college cheerleaders who witnessed a murder. He poses as their coach and gets thrust into a pep rally where he is expected to “inspire and electrify” the crowd. And he does just that, telling …

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Self-Talk Becomes Your Truth

This. The Names We Call Ourselves CHERYL FASSETT ♦ APRIL 21, 2016 ♦ As a spiritually curious person, I have read a lot about different religions and faiths. One of the pagan rules of the universe that has stuck with me is that you get back what you put out there. Do good, and get good back. Do evil …

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The Names We Call Ourselves

As a spiritually curious person, I have read a lot about different religions and faiths. One of the pagan rules of the universe that has stuck with me is that you get back what you put out there. Do good, and get good back. Do evil and you will be repaid in kind. I can’t …

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Still Faking It

A few years back, I posted about faking it til you make it – in life and in the pursuit of the big scary goals. I revisited this old post as a way to give myself a never-ending peptalk and reminder that I need to keep faking it and doing the work til I reach …

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Fake It Til You Make it?

It’s a phrase we hear a lot – Fake it til you make it! And usually people giving us that kind of advice make it sound so simple. As though merely pretending is enough to create a permanent change. I think a lot of it depends upon the situation. Is this phrase being bandied about …

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