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Have you heard of the story of Attis? He lived around 1250 BC. He was discovered in the reeds of the Phrygian River, by shepherds. Later in his life, he died, and then 3 days later he came back to life.

In the official Roman calendar, around 54AD, a 3 day mourning period occurred for Attis, culminating with the celebration of his rebirth (think Easter) around the 25th of March or near the vernal equinox.

This story sounds so much like the story they created for Jesus. They took bits and pieces of the Attis story and applied it to…


Working Nine to Five is Good for You. It’s not about the money, though the cash helps. We all know 2020 was like no other year we lived.

But 2021 can be your year of breakout.

Even in this pandemic, many are prospering. You can thrive right along with others.

It would be best if you became the author of your life. Each of us determines to a large extent want we get out of life.

I wrote about a change in your mindset of how you look at your day job.

Change your mindset, change your life.

Go ahead…


Why a male God does not make sense

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When discussing the divine, theists typically refer to God² as “He” or “Father,” presupposing that God is male.

Although some find no fault in calling God “Father,” the belief that God is only male perpetuates women’s invalidity.

In Beyond God The Father, Mary Daly states that if “God is male, then male is God,” meaning that attributing masculine pronouns to God causes us to believe that only men (/males) capture God’s image. It’s that simple.

By referring to God as “him,” we subliminally reinforce the assumption that men dominate women. Men are god; women are “other.”

If God is everything…


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How the Queen’s love story can tell us…


One minute murder anyone.

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Last month, I ignored the advice of a very important person in my life and didn’t write the article she wanted. When I did it went viral. The Last Article from a Desperate Writer, appealed to all. For a month, I have heard ‘I told you so’

So you can imagine I wasn't going to make that mistake again. When she suggested I looked at TikTok for my content, I was right on it. And so this weekend one minute murder was established.

If you like your murder quick, who wouldn’t. If you want to explore a world of the funny, gruesome and damn right bizarre then come and give it a follow. Join the Crime Blog.


Consistency > Intensity

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Every year countless people start chasing new goals. It could be a New Year’s resolution, a new career goal, a financial goal, a fitness goal, or something else.

And every year, people start strong, then fizzle out. Or they accomplish their goal but later backslide to where they started.

This all comes down to people forgetting one fundamental truth.

It doesn’t matter what goal you are trying to achieve.

Consistency matters more than intensity.

How hard you work is not nearly as important as making consistent progress, no matter how small.

Start by setting a minimum daily goal. This goal…

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