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Our tendency for overcommitment

We have a tendency to overcommit, To pack as much as possible into every day. Planning a task for every moment, Our lives become overscheduled. Juggling family, work & community, Why do we forget our time is finite ? written for: Word of the Day Challenge — commit FOWC with Fandango — finite   You may also enjoy: 7 Little Stress Busters 5 Easy Ways … Continue reading Our tendency for overcommitment

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Oh Prompt Me Do!! Our World Today

This is a new challenge by Rory, A Guy Named Bloke Everyone loves prompts – can there be too many? Not really, because everyone is different – people react to different things and ‘Oh Prompt Me Do!!’ is exactly that – different things! What talent have you always wanted to have and why? I have always wanted to be a computer genius. Tell us about … Continue reading Oh Prompt Me Do!! Our World Today

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The Power of the Written Word

The Power of the Written Word Picking up a book at random, Flipping casually through its pages, You are so riveted by a word or phrase, That you are compelled to read on. Such is the power of the written word. Written for In Other Words. 5 Lines or Less, challenge, In Other Words, whatever! In Other Words, random… Posted on February 20, 2019 Write a story … Continue reading The Power of the Written Word

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One Liner Wednesday 20th Feb 2019

“If you are not happy with a situation, change it; if you can’t change it, then change yourself.”   Sometimes people are content to stay in unhealthy situations simply because they are afraid of change. Yet they continue to crib about their lot in life. This leads to a lot of frustration. It5 is best to change circumstances or situations that make you unhappy. If … Continue reading One Liner Wednesday 20th Feb 2019

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The Desire for Comfort Food

A desire for comfort food, Plagues us in times of stress. In tacit agreement with our emotional chemistry, Our body makes us crave familiar treats.. Warm apple pie with vanilla ice cream, Chicken baked in a rich creamy sauce. Favourite flavours and aromas comfort us like a warm blanket, Or bring joy like a surprise package in the mailbox .   Written for FOWC with … Continue reading The Desire for Comfort Food

Question of the Day – No. 301 And Word of the Day Challenge — envision

When was the last time you left your comfort zone and how did you do it? Your comfort zone is a place of stagnation. It is somewhere you live and eat and sleep without any change. Staying in your comfort zone prevents you from growing as a person. If you are too satisfied with your lot in life you cannot envision progress. The last time … Continue reading Question of the Day – No. 301 And Word of the Day Challenge — envision

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My Post Viral Lethargic Self…….

 My Post Viral Lethargic Self……. ………And What I’m Doing About It I have been suffering from a recurrent viral infection. Cough, sore throat, fever, sneezing and sniffling : you get the picture. I am much better now. All the symptoms have subsided, but I am left with a non specific kind of state. I get tired very easily and often suffer from aching limbs. This … Continue reading My Post Viral Lethargic Self…….

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How I wish it were optional……

How I wish it were optional, To get up in the morning, Or to get dressed and go to work To sit for tough exams Or to suffer boring people Or to visit the dentist Or stand in long queus Or get stuck in traffic jams. I wish all this were optional, Don’t you ?!   What are some things that you wish were optional? … Continue reading How I wish it were optional……

Time to write; Love and Hate [Creative Writing Prompt ]

Rachel Poli has given us this prompt for this week; Write a story based on the prompt above. If you use this prompt, please leave a link to your post in the comments below and I’ll share it next week. Please be sure to link back to my blog so your readers know where you got the prompt! Happy Writing! If y ou want more, … Continue reading Time to write; Love and Hate [Creative Writing Prompt ]

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Blog Series Questions–How specifically unique……

Blog Series Questions was a series of insightful questions from Rory who blogs at A Guy Named Bloke and K 9 Doodlepip. These are the last questions in the series together with my answers: How Specifically Unique … are you to your blog’s personality today? Considering that I am the only person who posts on my blog, I consider myself to be the source of … Continue reading Blog Series Questions–How specifically unique……