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Waiting For Good Things To Happen Is A Lazy Plan
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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Malcolm Gladwell points out that the average “genius” is no genius at all, but has spent 10,000 hours honing their craft. Steinbeck’s early work has flashes of genius, but he rambles. Nobody is born great. It takes work. Lots and lots of work.

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Keep The Friends Who Are Willing To Wound You
John Sowers
By John Sowers
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To hear my writing was like an IKEA product stung a little. But Kari was right. It hurt, but it helped move me in the right direction. These wounds – honest, true wounds – are helpful if we let them be. But if we get defensive or don’t listen, we miss the moment.

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How Wealth May Cost You More Than It’s Worth
Joshua Becker
By Joshua Becker
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Jesus recognized the great danger in wealth. It often becomes an avenue for isolation, pride, and self-sufficiency. It fuels dissatisfaction and discontent. It divides our loyalties. All the while, wealth blinds us to its harmful effects. Jesus calls us to count its true cost.

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My Best Advice On Writing Isn’t From A Book
By Donald Miller
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Extraordinary Moments Don’t Happen Without Work
By Gary Haugen
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What Profanity Is Costing You As A Communicator
By Donald Miller
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Who’s Making Your Mind Up For You?
By Allison Vesterfelt
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Is Your Life Boring All Your Friends?
By Al Andrews
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Are Leaders Making You Afraid So They Can Make Money?
By Donald Miller
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Becoming A Great Writer Starts With This Practice
By Steve Moakler
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The Truth You Don’t Want to Know About Writing a Book
By Donald Miller
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