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To All My Readers Who Receive Weekly flyingnotscreaming Posts by Email: Due to pilot error, this week’s essay, “My Best Reads of 2012” was sent out a day early in draft form.  You will receive the official post on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Do This: 30-Day Challenge

(Based on the essay “My Next 30-Day Challenge” posted October 25, 2011.) Try something new for the next 30 days. Expand on this: After deciding on your 30-Day Challenge, evaluate how you can make the time and space for your … Continue reading

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Do This! Going with the Flow

(Based on the essay “Going with the Flow” posted October 11, 2011.) What type of happy life best fits you: the pleasant life, the engaged life, or the meaningful life? Expand on this: Check out the following TEDTalks where  Martin Seligman discusses … Continue reading

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Do This! Six Word Memoirs

(Based on the essay “Cool Sites Series: Six-Word Memoirs” posted October 4, 2011.) Write your own six-word memoir and share it in the “Comment” section below. Expand on this: Go to http://www.smithmag.net/sixwords and post your six-word memoir. Better yet, put … Continue reading

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Do This! Tenacious Talent

(Based on the essay “Tenacious Talent” posted September 27, 2011.) What dreams have you put in a bedside drawer and shut away? Can you dig deep like Stockett and Hallenbeck and find your own source of tenacity to help you … Continue reading

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Do This! Walking the Slackline

(Based on the essay “Walking the Slackline” posted September 20, 2011.) Check out the tricklining video below to see the younger slacklining stars show their stuff. Expand on this: Get in on the slacklining craze by ordering your own Gibbon … Continue reading

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Do This! On the Road to Receiving Recovery

(Based on the essay “On the Road to Receiving Recovery” posted September 13, 2011.) How well you you receive? This week, when given a compliment or much needed help, practice receiving so graciously that the giver feels they have been … Continue reading

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