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    How to combat one of those days!

     The quieter you become, the more you can hear. – Baba Ram Dass  27 April 2019 I imagine we almost all have them, from time to time  ..but how to combat one of those days? Some of us more than others… and if that’s you, then this is a gift.…

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    How to Premiere Pro like a pro!

    We’re in the era of digital video, and it’s a mess. – Steve Jobs 24 April 2019 Whatever your interest in video production, be it a casual creative outlet or serious career ambition, sooner or later you’ll need to decide on your primary editing software. You have options & it’s a…

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    Notre Dame a sign?

    Be deeply aware of the impermanence of the world. – Dōgen21 April 2019 So, I write this not because I find it easy, but because I don’t. It’s bloody uncomfortable actually. I saw a YouTube video this Easter weekend. It was asking if we associated the terrible loss of Notre…

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    Time to DO MORE

    With our thoughts we make the world. – Buddha 19 April 2019 I woke up grateful today. 6:00am with a rich deep orange glow filling the kitchen as I poured coffee. Grateful for the beauty, grateful for my family, grateful for my health.. just grateful all over! I labelled a parcel,…

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    Great day to start a YouTube channel.

    Your limitation is purely your imagination. 13 April 2019 You know those days? The ones when your mind bounces casually from one positive thought to another? Like skipping through a summer meadow picking flowers as you go. Today, was one of those days. They don’t happen often, but when they do,…

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    WTF! A journal introduction.

    Currently experiencing life at multiple WTFs per hour. 1 April 2019 I have so much to say, I don’t know where to begin, but Brevity & Simplicity have never been my friends. Why say it in 10 words when I can construct 30?.. that could be my motto. So, I thought,…