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From My Desk

The words I can see around me right now:
Down Time (title of a scrapbook page)
Pursue the dream
Quotes by Plato, Thomas Edison, Winston Churchill, Vince Lombardi, and Abraham Lincoln (if I turn my head, I can see more quotes from other wise individuals)
SCBWI
Summer reading challenge

What I can hear:
The kids watching Arthur
“Bookmark” from the library leaving a message about materials waiting to be picked up

Stuff I’ve read so far:
emails
2 news articles
John 15:1-4
A page from Oswald Chambers’ book My Utmost for His Highest

Things I’ve written so far:
blurb
emails
reference letter

Things I still have to do:
critiques
lunch for kids
get kids outside
2 blog posts and newsletter drafts
secret project #2

Possibility of completion of everything on to-do list: less than 100%, but it’s OK :)

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June 2013 РCurrently reading 18 Minutes: Find Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done by Peter Bregman. Quote:

Understand your obsessions and you will understand your natural motivation – the thing for which you would walk to the end of the earth.

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Mackinac Island

lighthouse

mackinac-island

Mackinac-Island-2

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It’s not what you say out of your mouth that determines your life; it’s what you whisper to yourself that has the most power.

- Robert Kiyosaki

http://www.maricarmac.com/2013/03/458/

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daffodil-MM

http://www.maricarmac.com/2013/01/410/