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Big inspiration

  *Thanks to my friend Debra Dickey-Liang for sharing as today's guest contributor!* I’ve been a long-time fan of elephants! It’s taken me a while to figure out exactly why. I only knew that they were regal, majestic animals, dignified in their bearing, who have such expressive eyes that allow you to see into their… Continue reading Big inspiration

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Eating an elephant

I'm not sure if I agree with Tom Petty's claim that waiting is the hardest part. Sometimes getting started is more difficult. Recently, my friend and recent guest contributor to this blog, Mary Agrusa, posted a writing prompt on her LinkedIn group, Christian Bloggers - Cross Currents, related to the word "initiate." I didn't have… Continue reading Eating an elephant

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First steps

"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step." --Martin Luther King Jr. Great advice. Hard to implement. Here's one of many examples of how my brain works in quite the opposite fashion. Okay, so I got accepted into graduate school! Yay! Oh wait, so… Continue reading First steps