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Joyce Shafer

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The Economy is a Who, Not a What

My opinion is that the reason the economy appears as it does right now is because some forgot something basic: Many of us allowed ourselves to be led away from seeking and creating what wealth, ..
(January 18, 2009)
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 | News/Economics | Visitors: 377

Do You Possess Your Life Or Endure It?

I read a line in a novel by P. D. James, “. . . preserving always the same look of puzzled acceptance of a life which had to be endured rather than possessed. " Many people probably feel this ..
(October 22, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Inspirational | Visitors: 344

How to Be the Experience You Wish to Have

The event was one I not only looked forward to, but carefully planned for. My handouts, business cards, and artificial bonsai tree were packed and ready to go in my wheeled suitcase the day before ..
(October 16, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Stress-Management | Visitors: 176

How to Stop Contradicting Your Affirmations

Affirmations are often thought of as feel-good statements, and they certainly should be; but if you have little to no belief that there is truth to a statement, Law of Attraction will perform ..
(October 02, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Attraction | Visitors: 208

12 EmPOWERment Energizers

1. Any comment made by you or others about you that vibrates, “I am not what, who, where, or when I am supposed to be, " creates a reflection through Law of Attraction that causes delay. It ..
(September 25, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Happiness | Visitors: 237

Manage Your Energy to Manage Your Manifestations

What are some of the things we need to know or remember in order to use the Law of Attraction so it works for us? 1. The primary thing to remember is your connection to Spirit, which means your ..
(September 07, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Attraction | Visitors: 224

Be What it is You Desire

What often happens to us is if we experience something once, we project that experience onto similar experiences . . .before they happen. We hear comments from people like, “Oh, I KNOW how THIS .
(September 08, 2008)
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Law of Attraction - What Will People Think?

Alchemy Statement 24 from “Law of Attraction Alchemy" states: I know I sometimes appear different than who I really am . . . an Extraordinary, Unique Expression of the Infinite . . . and know ..
(August 20, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Attraction | Visitors: 166

You Can't Hold the Thought of "Banana," Yet Expect the Peach ..

Neither the Universe nor the Law of Attraction can, or will, free you from any self-imprisonment. The free will given to you by Source/Spirit allows you to hold the key and ability to move your mind ..
(August 21, 2008)
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Law of Attraction - Do You Work Too Hard at It?

Let's think about what we know. Law of Attraction is the formula we use to instruct the quantum field about what to manifest into our lives, whether we do this with conscious or subconscious ..
(August 16, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Attraction | Visitors: 265

Law of Attraction - The Stalemate to Manifestation

First a brief introduction, reminder, or new perspective (Yes, there are still those this is new to): There's only One “substance, " One Law, One Cause, and many Effects. Any conflict or ..
(August 11, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Attraction | Visitors: 241

Choosing Faith, Choosing Fear, and Field of Dreams - A ..

If you're not familiar with the movie, “Field of Dreams, " I suggest you get it. The lead character, Ray Kinsella, is a man who has a wounded heart and mind. The wound filters into most areas ..
(August 12, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Attraction | Visitors: 199

Important Tips For New Fiction and Nonfiction Writers

See if you practice these tips consistently. If not, choose to begin to. Use spell-check but don't rely on it completely. This feature won't highlight the misuse of their, they're, and there (as ..
(August 06, 2008)
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 | Writing-and-Speaking/Writing | Visitors: 297

What Do You Really Need?

I spoke with a friend who just started a new job she doesn't like. She really wants to start her own business doing something she's very good at and enjoys. It's not a matter of figuring out what it ..
(February 25, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Success | Visitors: 160

The White Noise of the Mind

Maybe you're like me and you've been diligent about letting go of limitations in an area or areas of your life. You've experienced and continue to experience the shift as a result of your focused ..
(March 03, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Techniques | Visitors: 187

Happiness Comes in Bites - One at a Time

Choosing happiness when it's not your habit is like the old joke about how you eat an elephant. . . one bite at a time. A friend shared she finds it challenging to switch from negative, unhappy mode .
(March 10, 2008)
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Set Them (and You) Free

The Law of Attraction states that whatever we hold our focus, specifically, our emotionally-charged feelings on is what we get more of even if it's not what we desire. It's easy to relate this to a ..
(March 20, 2008)
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Your Wish is My Command

From fiction-story dialogue to contemporary meta-spiritual reference, this utterance says a lot. But, how many understand its impact on their experiences? The fictional story most of us are familiar ..
(March 24, 2008)
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Watch That Swing

If you take hold of a pendulum and pull it a certain distance from center point then release it, the rebound swing in the opposite direction matches the distance you held it from center point. When ..
(April 02, 2008)
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Watch How You Stack Your Stories

We love a good story, told well, that entertains us. But there are some who use stories for a different purpose: Justification for why they aren't in control of themselves and, therefore, their ..
(April 09, 2008)
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Are You an Innie or an Outie?

During a conversation with someone who wishes to move out of a lifetime of negative behaviors and beliefs, I realized as she spoke, that what it takes for her to feel better is for something outside ..
(May 05, 2008)
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Accept Your Inheritance Today

I watched an incredible video where the facilitator mentioned saying to the Universe (and to yourself), “I love you. I'm sorry. Please forgive me. Thank you, " this profoundly expanded my ..
(May 09, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Attraction | Visitors: 225

Are You Traveling Or on a Journey?

"Bill, you asked me if I was just traveling or if I was on a journey. Aren't they the same thing?" "Not at all, A. J. Not at all. " "And the difference would be. . . " "When people are just travelin, .
(May 27, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Motivation | Visitors: 211

Law of Attraction - Do You Feel the Vibes?

You can identify what you desire to expand into your life through the back door: “Well, what I don't want is. . . " (which will only create more of what you don't want) or, you can walk through .
(August 03, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Attraction | Visitors: 259

How Do I Get Published?

This is a question my clients who are new and aspiring writers always ask me. We write for different reasons: Enjoyment, challenge, and to share information or our creative effort. If you're going ..
(June 22, 2008)
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