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    Accept Today and Plan for Tomorrow

    As a kid, my dream was to be a writer and a mom. "I can stay home with the kids and write!" Now, as a mom of a 7-month-old, I know this to be a sweet idealistic and unrealistic fantasy. 

    Despite that, it's still my dream to be a full-time writer and have free time to spend with my family and do the other things I love – swim and explore new trails. To do this, I'd have to leave a secure, full-time job with benefits and enter the uncertain world of a working artist.  

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    Setting and Achieving Financial Goals Through Journaling

    Journaling is a wonderful activity. It can help you record past experiences, learn more about yourself, strategize and set life goals, and generally plan for the future. When it comes to finances,...

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    7 Rewarding Ways How Bullet Journals Can Level Up Your Life

    Bullet journaling is the next big thing. It is one effectively rewarding way to keep track of every single activity and goal you would pursue in life, with each passing day. The very idea behind...

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    5 Effective Tips To Increase Your Mindfulness with Writing

    We often have secrets that we cannot even admit to ourselves since we’re afraid of confronting the truth. It’s really difficult to be completely honest without being afraid to confess our blunders...

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    Can a Simple Blank-Page Notebook Lead to Better Journaling

    If there's one thing every journal writer, college student, and professional novelist has in common, it's a fear of the blank page.

    The image of a cursor flashing on screen or the sight of an...

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    5 easy ways to release negativity and feel better now

    In 2020, we all find ourselves dealing with larger amounts of stress during these unprecedented times. Anger is at an all-time high and anxiety levels have skyrocketed as uncertainty takes us down...

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    How To Sell 5000 Books in Six Months

    I ran a small press for seven years and published 13 books during that time. I did the acquisition, editing, production, distribution and marketing. My authors did a ton of work, too. Together, we...

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    Guided Journaling: An Approach to Living Well at Work and in Life

    My Journaling Book

    Several years ago, I was spending too many hours in front of a computer, writing manuals for clients and managing my technical writing business. Working from a home-based...

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    Journaling: A Historical Perspective

    Of journals, diaries, and notebooks: Which are kept and by whom? Which do you keep, and for whom?

    Is your journal for your eyes alone, or do you write it for future generations? You could provide...

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