Win two Flights to Our Movie Premiere!
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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If you’d like to attend our movie Premiere in either Nashville or Portland (to be determined based on logistics) we will fly one lucky winner (and a friend) out and set you up with passes. All you have to do is share our trailer. Sharing the trailer is the best thing you can do to […]

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How Do You Keep From Getting Distracted? Don’t Answer the Ringing Phone.
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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A few weeks ago I was tempted to put off a high-priority job because somebody needed something from me and said it was urgent. The truth is what they needed from me was urgent, it just wasn’t urgent for me. What they needed was going to help them get their job done. I call these […]

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How to Tell a Good Story With Your Life – or – The Four Critical Elements of a Meaningful Life
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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A couple years ago I released a book called “A Million Miles in a Thousand Years” about editing my life for a major motion picture. The premise of the book was that the tools storytellers use to create better stories can also be used by the rest of us to live better lives. On April […]

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The Power of Knowing Your Story
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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Ever walked into a movie halfway through? You were likely scrambling your brain trying to figure out what’s happening on screen. If you were lucky you had a friend whisper in your ear to catch you up. Often, when people attend the Storyline Conference, this is their experience. Only they’ve not walked into a movie, […]

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Work on Your Character and a Good Life Will Come to You
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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The blogosphere is abuzz with advice for the new year. We’re being given tricks and tips on getting ahead, becoming more efficient and so forth. But as a guy who helps people live better stories, I have to tell you the best advice I’ve ever heard is simple: Work on your character and a good […]

What is a Storyline? And Should You Have One?
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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Last week I ran into a guy at an airport who said that when he and his wife created their Storyline it was the highest point of their marriage. I wasn’t surprised. Story is, after all, a sense-making device. Story helps us understand ourselves and others. It helps us realize where we’ve been and chart […]

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Embracing the Sweet, Brutal Reality of Life
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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I’m becoming a Joseph Campbell fan. Reflecting on myth, even the myths (some true stories, some arrows pointing to truth) I learned as a young Christian growing up in Texas have been the maps I’ve used to navigate my world. I do not believe the Bible is complete myth but I do believe it intentionally […]

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Reputation vs Character? According to John Wooden, We Should Choose Character
By Donald Miller
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Live This Year as Though You Were Living it for the Second Time
By Donald Miller
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What Makes Certain People Special? Part One
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Thoughts on Taking Risks in Life
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