The ramblings of a creative & entrepreneur on all things creative and personal growth.

Unexpected Moments of Clarity

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Usually I’m not one to be in front of the camera. At least not until one faithful day in October of 2017. As an introvert, I find it more comfortable to reside behind the lens and do the necessary work from there. There’s less stress. Who doesn’t like less stress? Nonetheless, here I am on

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Respect is Defined

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Day 58 of 365. We’re lead early on to believe that respect is something that’s earned. So we live our lives seeking external validation for what our why should be. Essentially filling a premium car with unleaded gas. But what if the reality is that respect isn’t earned but defined? Meaning, we get the treatment

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The Pivot

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Day 57 of 365. There are moments when you know deep down inside which lane is truly yours. To operate in any other lane just doesn’t feel natural. Thing is the transition to that lane may not be as easy as you would like. Inspiration is a tricky thing. If you’re not careful you’ll end

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Think Before You Speak

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Day 51 of 365. Too many of us jump to speak before things are thought through. It’s as if the train of self control and diplomacy is lost and a complete primal mind takes over. Then when the dust settles and things get awkward the regret slowly starts to settle in. Just a brief moment

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Destined For More

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Day 49 of 365. Looking back is a catch 22 of a task. The reality is, we can’t change the past. We also can’t really change the future. The only thing that truly exists is right now. Not yesterday. Not tomorrow. So why waste it worrying? If you’re sowing the right seeds and nurturing things

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Dreams Sold Separately

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Day 48 of 365. We all dream. Some of us dream of the perfect business, relationship, or even day. Others dream of the perfect moment or never have to worry again. There’s nothing wrong with dreaming. In fact, it’s helpful to have dreams. They give us something to aim towards or hope for. But it’s

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Getting Back On Track

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Day 47 of 365. We all get lost. It’s a part of the process. To think that success is a straight line is to deceive yourself out of any possible blessings. Given time you’ll find that each new level of life will challenge you in ways that appear different but are only remixes of the

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Clear the Queue

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Day 46 of 365. There’s always something to be done. Work never truly stops piling up. Especially on the personal development layer. There’s a ton we interact with. And there’s even more you’ll barely get the time to even do. Before you dig into the fun stuff we have to organize and prioritize. Otherwise you’ll

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Love Deeply

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Day 45 of 365. Sometimes you have to remind yourself to do what you can, with what you have. Otherwise you’ll end up waiting for things to be perfect and end up bitter in the end because you never tried. This includes loving deeply. It shouldn’t have to take a tragedy, near death experience, or

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Daring Greatly

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Day 44 of 365. It’s scary to think about the future and rightfully so. What if that isn’t the point and we’ve been pursuing success the wrong way? Even scarier to think about. As a society would a unanimous mindset change even be possible? Most likely no. But this is where things get better. Despite

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Comfort In The Unknown

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Day 42 of 365. The unknown is scary. Until you realize that it’s just a remix of the past. Yet very few take the chance. Hopefully that isn’t you. There’s a certain comfort in the unknown. It beckons with a sweet mystery that can only be solved when pursued. When paired with a focused curiosity,

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Boundaries Are Important

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Day 41 of 365. Forced connections are awkward. Especially when there isn’t any prior relationship to back things up. It’s easy to fall into the trap of wanting to connect and network. It’s even easier for you to take a moment and say hello. Yet even with the best intentions things can still get a

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Do The Right Thing

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Day 40 of 365. Times ticking. Yet you’re probably still sitting and thinking. To the point you’re procrastinating on doing the right thing. So you watch another video, purchase another course, like another status. All to feel busy but in reality aren’t getting you anywhere except on the expressway to regret. It really doesn’t take

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It’s All About Context

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Day 39 of 365. Who. What. Where. When. Why. How. The basic building blocks of asking ourselves the tough but necessary questions. In order for them to be effective, you’ll need to understand where the problem is but most importantly how you can be of help. No one likes to be pitched or sold, especially

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