Beloved Book of Dreams: Page 2-3

This first excerpt from Owen Wister’s “The Virginian,” struck a chord with me because I recently experienced a similar scenario just this afternoon.  As much as I would hate to admit it, I was the skeptic with all the doubts and worries swirling around in my head.  After my encounter, I have decided that I […]

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Starve Your Distractions

“Starve Your Distractions.  Feed Your Focus.” This is what I NEED to do, but I have the hardest time doing it. It is the reason why I gave up Facebook and Instagram.  I knew that if I wanted to succeed in Computer Science, I would need to give those up so that I would actually […]

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Believe You Can…

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” ~Theodore Roosevelt. You can accomplish Amazing things and you can make all of your dreams come true, but you have to believe that you can do it. Confidence.  This is a quality that I need to cultivate in myself.  My lack of confidence has kept me from moving […]

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Start By Doing What’s Necessary

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” ~Francis of Assisi I think that this is the BEST advice for tackling projects or tasks that are intimidating.  Sometimes challenges seem insurmountable, but Francis encourages us to just get started with the bare necessities.  That could be just […]

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You Have The Power

Do The Thing And You Shall Have The Power.”  -Jeff Olson I was the procrastinating queen throughout the later part of last week and the entire weekend.  I did not feel chaotic or out of sorts like I have so often in the past, but I did feel easily distracted. I would not consider it […]

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