Life is Grace

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do/ with your one wild and precious life?” (Mary Oliver)

Dedicated to my fellow bloggers (and to me)! Never, ever, even think of giving up! Remember that your number of comments and likes don’t necessarily reflect the value and import of what you have to say.

The Art of Blogging

“What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step.”  —  C.S. Lewis

When asked how he writes so fast, Stephen King answered, “One word at a time.”

This is the kind of answer that no one believes in. And the fact that there’s an abundance of related cliches doesn’t help either.

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Or something like that. The Great Wall of China was built by laying one brick after another.

It is not the mountains to conquer that make you give up, but rather the pebble in your shoe.

All cliches. Terrible, terrible cliches that we can’t help but fear and loathe at the same time.

Want to know why?

Because they are so damn true.

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7 thoughts on “[Blogging Mindset] Never, Ever, Ever Give Up

  1. Kathy Manis Findley says:

    Thanks, Barbara, for every word, every image you post. A grace gift!

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    1. Oh my, Kathy, thank you! Likewise to you too xoxo

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  2. You build a blog one post at a time. Yes.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. One word or image at a time, even.

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  3. fotosbykarin says:

    That’s so true, great post

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Isn’t it the truth? I especially liked what Stephen King said about writing “word by word.”

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