Category Archives: Personal Growth and Development

Creating Change through Acceptance

by Golda Poretsky at Everyday Feminism.com Photo credit: Rebeca Cygnus If there’s one thing I learned in my years as a dieter and as a coach, it’s this: Hating yourself doesn’t work – on any level. You can substitute “hating” for “fighting with,” “tormenting,” “being … Continue reading

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Two Seas in Palestine

An excerpt from “The Man Nobody Knows” by Bruce Barton   There are two seas in Palestine. One is fresh, and fish are in it. Splashes of green adorn its banks. Trees spread their branches over it and stretch out … Continue reading

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What can we affirm right now in this very moment for ourselves that is real, no matter how small it may be?

By Angela Escobar In a discussion forum I participated in this week, Dr. Arlette Poland made a suggestion to a peer that really spoke to me in a powerful way: “Never give yourself an affirmation that is stated in the … Continue reading

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Free Life Coach Training & Certification to kick off the new year!

    Become A Life Coach in 2016- Scholarships Available Moksha Center for Transformative Studies is currently accepting applications for their online Life Coach training program, which begins Monday, January 4, 2016. We are a “without walls” organization, but we … Continue reading

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Establish Priorities on Your Activities

by Brian Tracy “Success is a process of diverting one’s scattered forces into one powerful channel.” -James Allen “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out, without ceasing.” -Robert Collier   Your ability to set … Continue reading

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Managing Your Time

 by Brian Tracy Perhaps the greatest single problem that people have today is “time poverty.”Working people have too much to do and too little time for their personal lives. Most people feel overwhelmed with responsibilities and activities, and the harder … Continue reading

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My Time is Here and Now

by Thich Nhat Hanh in The Miracle of Mindfulness (1996) “…I try not to divide time into parts anymore…The time for him becomes my own time.”   Yesterday Allen came over to visit with his son Joey. Joey has grown … Continue reading

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The Journey

By David Whyte Above the mountains the geese turn into the light again Painting their black silhouettes on an open sky. Sometimes everything has to be inscribed across the heavens so you can find the one line already written inside … Continue reading

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The Art of Now: Six Steps to Living in the Moment

By: Jay Dixit on November 11, 2008 A friend was walking in the desert when he found the telephone to God. The setting was Burning Man, an electronic arts and music festival for which 50,000 people descend on Black Rock … Continue reading

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I Choose to Begin

By Rainer Maria Rilke I love all beginnings, despite their anxiousness and their uncertainty, which belong to every commencement. If I have earned a pleasure or a reward, or if I wish that something had not happened; if I doubt … Continue reading

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