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You Don't Have To Be A Victim. You Matter! - Personal Development

Life is hard. None of us are victims … unless we choose to be. Faith is having hope and joy for today and tomorrow. And … knowing that you maintain life balance in the face of ups and downs that aren’t punishments. 38 more words

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Yoga-based group exercise classes for individuals with neurological conditions: Fall Series November 4 - December 16

The Fall Series of classes will run from November 4th to  December 16th (no class on November 11 due to the Remembrance Day holiday).

The yoga-style classes are led by a physiotherapist and customized for people living with and rehabbing from neurological conditions and injuries. 106 more words


I can relate to the sorrow of being Clark Kent

I can relate to the sorrow of being Clark Kent
By Rock Kitaro
Date: August 28, 2014

It isn’t about the powers.

It isn’t about being great or better than anyone else. 566 more words

Rock Kitaro

Getting Back Into the Swing of Things

One day, I will figure out how to title stuff… but not today.

I just spent the last 15 minutes avoiding looking at this screen. My instinct was to start writing, but everything else inside me screamed, “DON’T DO IT!” I could feel my anxiety rising, and then I finally hit the point where the tiny voice in my brain said, “Oh, for fuck’s sake, just start writing. 909 more words

Stay With the Questions

“It’s not that I’m so smart but I stay with the questions much longer.”

-Albert Einstein

Overcoming Obstacles

A Lesson in Warmth

It’s cold in Wellington.

Now, I know this shouldn’t come as a surprise to me; I mean, it is winter in New Zealand after all.  I thought I had packed well– I had your basic warm fleece, rainproof shell, plenty of long sleeve shirts.  1,457 more words


The Hurdles to the Finish Line

I’ve pretty obviously done a lot of reflecting this year. It’s been really hard not to compare it to last year. I get rather nostalgic thinking about how upbeat and positive I was for most of 2013. 334 more words