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Work that is imperfect is human and it’s created on days when you don’t feel like it.
So, not my usual post — but something I should do more often, at least inside myself. Reflecting on the good in your life is the best way to keep your mindframe in a positive place. Being in a positive place is the best way to motivate yourself.
But she could have. Why should our jobs be any less fulfilling than our families? We are all family, after all. I have had my DNA tested, folks. I’m related to all of you.
I call it “The Act of Helping.”
…g all fucking day and it’s 11:58 PM? Write one sentence. One push up. Read one page o…g all fucking day and it’s 11:58 PM? Write one sentence. One push up. Read one page of that chapter. One. Because one is non zero.”
The most important thing about creating an outline is that it takes the overwhelm away and gets you to begin.
You have to tune out the rest of the world for a few hours every day and write. You have to be willing to fail, and fail often. You have to learn to take rejection, and keep going no matter what.
You don’t need a personal brand. You’re better off being useful.
…d, “Aren’t you a little old to be going to college? How old will you be when you graduate?” I said, “The same age I’d be if I didn’t.”
Distractions are a symptom rather than a problem itself. As an inner-city teacher, when I see a whole classroom of my kids in my classroom on their phones r…