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It’s an Epidemic! The Insidious Habit That Keeps You Feeling Like Crap!

“I always thought if I could just get a screenplay I’d written into production I’d feel happier, more fulfilled, more confident and like I could finally let go of the need to impress people.
Well, a screenplay of mine is in production. Yet I still feel anxious, self-doubting and the need for approval from my family, friends and barrista …” Read more to learn a quick fix 

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He Had a Traumatic Car Accident and I Had to Grow Up

Excerpt: “As I sat by the broken boy’s hospital bed, trying not to flinch away from the constellation of scars on his lips, cheeks and forehead I knew it would look bad if I slipped away now; both from the hospital and from his life.” Read more …

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