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This may be the most reassuring post you’ll ever read

“I just really want people to remember they’re capable of doing everything the people they admire are doing.”—Sophia Amoruso As some of you know, I have a new book coming out in August. I’ve been pumped about it from word one. But having just left the marketing meeting with Hay House, I’m tingling with excitement […]

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Break free from your assumptions about the way the world works

“Most of our assumptions have outlived their usefulness.” ― Marshall McLuhan  If I were writing an elevator speech to describe my work, it would have something to do with challenging assumptions. We all have so many, most of which are invisible to us. We honestly can’t see life as it really is because our assumptions, […]

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Moving towards the “thing” that gives you goose bumps

“What I want in my life is to be willing to be dazzled— to cast aside the weight of facts.”—Mary Oliver The facts of the dominant paradigm insist you can never write a book, be a comedian, make it as an artist. But facts are only placeholders until the higher truth emerges. That’s why it’s […]

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The blog of awesome: a trio of miracles

””We all need fuel. Without the assistance, advice and inspiration of others, the gears of our mind grind to a halt, and we’re stuck with nowhere to go.”– Arnold Schwarzenegger I’m really enjoying Tim Ferriss’ new book, Tools of Titans. This is a guy who regularly hobnobs with the likes of Jamie Foxx, Chris “Shark […]

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Problems seem insurmountable? Hold your horses and read this.

“Drag your thoughts away from your troubles…by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it.” ― Mark Twain The universe is attending to your needs whether you’re aware of it or not. It works on your behalf at all times. You don’t have to earn it or jump through any […]

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Why I like to gang up on perceived problems

“Life is beautiful not because of the things we see or the things we do. Life is beautiful because of the people we meet.”–Simon Sinek If you’re a regular at this blog, you know how much I love my Lawrence possibility posses and how important I think it is for all of us to “gang […]

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Are you willing to allow the possibility of an unrecognizable new world?

“I signed up for the Olympics of internal freedom and happiness.”—Grace Bell Will Smith once said that all successful people have the delusional quality of believing something different can happen. Most of us, instead, get stuck in expectation loops. We continue looking for and expecting the same things as yesterday. But here’s the thing. Today […]

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Make sure to claim your blessing this weekend

“It’s not denial. I’m just selective about the reality I accept.”–Calvin & Hobbes When it comes to manifesting miracles, there’s really just one hindrance. It’s the same obstacle whether you’re trying to draw in a new Lexus or attract a soul mate. Instead of using our imaginations, we rely on what we know now, what […]

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Why I believe in singing to the choir

“Let no sorrow abate your joy today, no fear disturb your peace. Bring happiness to everyone who looks on you and sees your happy face.”—A Course in Miracles First, a hearty shout out to all of you who kindly objected to Adam Grant’s reporting that the average Joe believes Pollyannas are 14 percent less intelligent […]

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Ode to a Grecian Urn, the Universe and my possibility posse

“If your mind isn’t cluttered with unnecessary things, this could be the best day of your life.”—The Zing AKA Ethan Hughes I’m officially screwed. According to Wharton prof Adam Grant, people who criticize are typically rated 14 percent more intelligent than people who gush in gratitude like I do. But you know what? I’ll bet […]

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