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The Wisdom of WuWei: The Joy of “Effortless Effort”

Life is a reality to be experienced

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Success requires action but forced action can be counterproductive.

If you tend to stare at a blank page for too long in your creative process, you are trying too hard.

Any productive action should start from the point of authentic flow, effortless action. It’s a…




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