The Season of Now
The Day Before
You never see the real painful things coming.

You never see the real painful things coming.

In every person’s life there are days that you remember because of their long term effect on your existence.  I am no different.  There are days in the year that serve to remind me of those moments. When my life changed so dramatically that it could never possibly be the same again.  What had been my life was over and what was coming next was totally…

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Welcome to the Paine

Welcome to the Paine

Therledarning is a gifte are few teachers in my life who have gotten my attention and held on to it quite like pain. When you are in pain there is no escaping the message. Pain is a neurological phenomenon that is vital to let us know something is wrong. It could be physically wrong or mentally wrong but either way, pain lets you know that something must change. Without exception, pain has changed me with each…

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Getting In Touch and Looking Up

Getting In Touch and Looking Up

This is a phone. It used to be in your home and if you weren't there, nobody could get in touch with you.  Scary to most people today.

This is a phone. It used to be in your home and if you weren’t there, nobody could get in touch with you. Scary to most people today.

There are few things more invasive in all of our lives today than the electronic tethers and ties that are continually connecting us to the world whether we are really in need of connection or not .   I have recently started to take notice of all the time I spend…

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Look For Love
Coffee Talk is this good for   thought

Coffee Talk is this good for thought

One of the great experiences I have been able to have this year is to be able to write in a local coffee shop a lot, and one of the perks has been to become friends with the people who work so hard to keep my coffee hot and the iced tea flowing as I worked my way through many different writing assignments. These people don’t know it but their conversations…

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Appreciate the Lulls of Life

Appreciate the Lulls of Life

Enjoy the natural lulls of life, they provide the best moments for growth.

Enjoy the natural lulls of life, they provide the best moments for growth.

As a younger person,  I often got impatient with what life was bringing. Hurry up! Lets get to the next stage already.

Being impatient is one of the weaknesses of youth.  There are patterns in life and each has its purpose, as a young person I didn’t look for them. Life presents us

Quiet moments at dawn or dusk can provide more answers than many other experiences.

Quiet moments at dawn or dusk can provide…

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Each Bridge: Cross It or Burn It?

Each Bridge: Cross It or Burn It?

Cross it or burn it? We make these decisions often in life.

Cross it or burn it? We make these decisions often in life.

Living life provides a great playground for learning. It would be much easier if we had a manual at the beginning that told us what to do, clearly and without question.  Each situation would be so easy to deal with as we navigated our way along our path of life. If we could only tell which bridges were safe to cross, and which ones we…

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Read My Book and Review it

Read My Book and Review it

For a number of reasons I have self published a short book on the Amazon

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Click Image for Book

platform. For many people who have read my writing before the topic is about some of my changing thoughts about life. In a nutshell, I believe that many people simply exist in life and spend little time thinking. I was one of those people for much of my life. Tragedy cracked my mind open and I started…

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Get Some Journey

I have made a commitment to contribute more often on my blog so here is a first entry.

Just Do It
All of your actions and thoughts determine your experience.
by Jonathan Hilton
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Just Do It

All of your actions and thoughts determine your experience.

by Jonathan Hilton

As I have pondered…

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Better Believe It Baby!What beliefs are limiting you today?
Have you noticed that it is the beliefs that you carry around…View Post

Better Believe It Baby!

What beliefs are limiting you today?

Have you noticed that it is the beliefs that you carry around…

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