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Still I Rise

Still I Rise

Still I Rise By Maya Angelou  You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may trod me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I’ll rise. Does my sassiness upset you? Why are you beset with gloom? ’Cause I walk like I’ve got oil wells Pumping in my living…

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Make Rewarding Yourself an Attitude

Take time to reward yourself. Let it become a deliberate and practiced habit. It is one thing to mentally congratulate ourselves for a job well done. It is another to take the time to actually, deliberately, and specifically reward ourselves. How many years do we have to live before it’s time to treat ourselves? How…

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Never Take Things for Granted, a Poem of Collective Wisdom

Never take things for granted. Don’t be so judgmental. We are all in the same boat but we don’t all have the same oars. Kindness, understanding and non-judgement.   Slow down and focus on what is truly important in my life. Being alone does not mean being lonely. Be still, be at peace with myself.…

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Quarantine Day #4,676,341: How to be the Captain of your Fun Ship

By now, you have been home for weeks (or months) with your kids, grandkids, or any other family members. Or maybe you’re by yourself. After quarantining for so long, you may be running out of things to do for entertainment. We’re here to help! Below are some ideas, and hopefully some fresh, new things to…

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Reality Check: The Truth About Chance

In February 2016, my wife Lindsay and I officially moved to Western North Carolina. We sold our home, loaded up the contents into a large sized U-HAUL, and left our old life and close friends behind. We made the decision to move to western North Carolina to take a chance on Skyterra. As I reflect…

Pronia is real

Pronia is Real

Pronoia is Real. Here is an acronym that I love for the word ‘fail’: From All I Learn. I’ve learned to follow my curiosity forward versus doubt my ability to change, which can be labelled a “growth mindset” in relationships. I don’t celebrate failure, which is the mistake of a blind optimist, but I acknowledge…

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Five Grounding Yoga Poses for Wobbly Times

The times lately have undoubtedly been wobbly and unsteady for so many of us. Wobbly times call for grounding yoga postures, and Skyterra has your back (and your front)!  Below are five yoga postures that will help you increase your sense of stability and groundedness. 1. Mountain Pose Tadasana, also known as mountain pose, is…

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There is a Sacredness in Tears, a Quote by Washington Irving

There is a sacredness in tears. They are not a mark of weakness, but of power. They speak more eloquently than ten thousand tongues. They are the messengers of overwhelming grief, of deep contrition and of unspeakable love. ― Washington Irving Sign up to be notified of new Daily Inspiration posts:

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She Let Go

She let go. She let go. Without a thought or a word, she let go. She let go of the fear. She let go of the judgments. She let go of the confluence of opinions swarming around her head. She let go of the committee of indecision within her. She let go of all the…

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Cultivate Your Inner Voice

Cultivate your inner voice. Practice listening to the whispers of your heart. Practice trusting your intuition, what you really feel, what you really know. Practice until that voice is the one that you hear. Be patient. Be gentle. Let yourself learn to hear the gentle and trustworthy words of your heart. ~Melodie Beatty, from Journey…