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Renewed Hope

Easter is my favourite time of year.

When I was growing up, we followed certain traditions. My family turned the house upside down and cleaned everything under the watchful eyes of my Ma, who instructed which new curtains should go up. 593 more words

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2014: Year in Review

As I happily leap into 2015, I’d like to take a moment to look back on the last year, because what a year it was! This year has been pretty incredible and, because of some big steps taken, I am so looking forward to the adventure that lies ahead in the coming year. 701 more words

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people.

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Never give up

“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb.

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The Will to ...

In early December I will self publish my first novel. 

I’m still quite busy preparing for that, though it’s a pretty small affair.

I’ve been thinking about it. 189 more words


My first novel

Coming Soon 


I wrote this post and published it with no content but then I thought I should explain one thing.

Some of you may be wondering what publishing my first novel has to do with… 134 more words


Living for others

 Only a life lived for others is worth living – Albert Einstein


In our own struggles we can sometimes forget others. It’s a human thing.

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