Category Archives: risk

Appreciation

For some reason I woke¬†up reflective this morning. In truth, it started over the weekend, but this morning, it nearly hit me on the head. So, I eased into the day slowly, as someone who is self-employed can do on … Continue reading

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Standing your Ground

Let’s face it. Life isn’t always easy. We face challenges, large and small every day. We have to make decisions every day. When we choose our path, we’re bound to find those who doubt, resist, or try to diminish us. … Continue reading

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Serendipity

Have you had those moments when a person or an opportunity presents itself and the situation presented fits amazingly with something in your life? I’ve been working in a career center, working with intelligent, talented professionals who have found their … Continue reading

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Life is a Patchwork Quilt

Throughout my life, I’ve always seen patterns. Patterns of behavior, visual patterns, anything that repeats itself in some way. I also have the ability to visualize a finished product. Whether it’s a room I want to redecorate, a quilt that … Continue reading

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Don’t be Afraid

What is holding you back?  So many times in my life, my intuition has spoken to me. Sometimes I listen. Most times, fear has held me back. It’s a quandary. But I don’t want to live my life living with … Continue reading

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Change is hard, but worth the risk

On the one year anniversary of departing Washington, DC for “the other Washington”, I am thinking about change. No, it is never easy, and comes with risk. I don’t consider myself a risk taker, but when I consider all the … Continue reading

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Taking leaps of faith

One year ago, I was reeling from an unexpected run of bad things happening in my life. Absolutely reeling. If someone had told me then where I’d be today, I’d have laughed, scoffed, doubted, rebuffed. No, one year ago, I … Continue reading

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