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Little Joys Ch.30

This post is part of an ongoing challenge to share a little joy I have found each day of this year, and perhaps for the rest of my life. I hope you enjoy it! January 30th, 2020 Throughout my life I have struggled to connect what I enjoy doing with how I make money to survive. Most jobs I have […]

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Little Joys Ch.29

This post is part of an ongoing challenge to share a little joy I have found each day of this year, and perhaps for the rest of my life. I hope you enjoy it! January 29th, 2020 With the Tet holiday still in force here in Vietnam, as well as everyone going a bit crazy over the corona virus, finding […]

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Little Joys Ch.18

This post is part of an ongoing challenge to share a little joy I have found each day of this year, and perhaps for the rest of my life. I hope you enjoy it! January 18th, 2020 There is a simple joy to be had in doing work well. When I first began my new writing gig at the beginning […]

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Little Joys Ch.11

This post is part of an ongoing challenge to share a little joy I have found each day of this year, and perhaps for the rest of my life. I hope you enjoy it! January 14th, 2020 I saw my writing published on another site today. After reading through some of it, I felt odd, yet elated. The site was […]

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Little Joys Ch.6

This post is  part of an ongoing challenge to share  a little joy I have found each day of this year, and perhaps for the rest of my life. Hope you enjoy! For almost my entire life I have never enjoyed the work that I was employed in, regardless of the field, it just seemed to drain the energy right […]

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Inspiration is fleeting

Inspiration is fleeting, a momentary pang of insight. Real creativity is work. It’s ink stained fingers tapping along the edges trying to find the rhythm of a word dancing on the tip of your tongue, straining to convince it that a piece of paper is a better place for it to settle on then some weird organ that some cultures […]

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It’s adventure time!!

Sometimes things just happen organically, the time is  right for a big shift in your life. A week ago  after a heated argument with my boss  I decided that it was time for me to leave my job. I admit that for a moment I felt a bit lost as I had been working for the company for 4 years […]