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Sometimes You Gotta Make a Mess to Make Something Beautiful

Life is messy. We spend our time trying to organize the chaos into something…


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Why You Must Believe in Yourself

"What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a…


Procrastination Paradox: Why Done is Better than Great

Procrastination sucks. If there is one thing that has slowed me down in life…


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How to Rise Above the Storm Clouds in Life

How do you feel when you walk outside into a bright blue sky? Do you feel…


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Remember What You Came Here to Do

I’m a sucker for a distraction. I often walk into my home office with a…


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Get Out of Your Head

“Stop staring at the instrument panel,” my flight instructor called, finger…


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What Some Call Failure, the Successful Call Experience

Failure can be a scary thing. Most of us sense it lurking at the edge of…


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The Current of Life

In my last post I promised ideas to help you flow with life versus forcing it.…


Life Flows

Continued from Life Force: There must be an easier way. Those words sifted…


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Life Force

I’ve penned Lessons from the Cockpit for over four years and in all those posts…