Melinda Bond
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Journal

If getting to know me is something you’re interested in, or if you need a little extra motivation, artist tips, and insights of an entrepreneurs journey - grab yourself a tea and take a stroll through my online journal. Let’s help each other by sharing what we learn.

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If getting to know me is something you’re interested in, or if you need a little extra motivation, artist tips, and insights of my journey - grab yourself a tea and take a stroll through my online journal. Let’s help each other by sharing what we learn.

 
Deserving (The 30 Second Test)

I’m currently reading the book Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert, author of the immensely popular and breathtaking Eat Pray Love, and in it she discusses the idea of our need for a permission slip to live a creative life. That we remain stagnant in our lives refusing to act on our dreams because we feel that we don't have permission to do so. I'd like to talk to you about this idea today, and to let you know my thoughts and experiences with this very same struggle.

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Melinda Bond
How To Get Shit Done

I know I haven’t discovered a cure for cancer, I haven’t beaten some all-time record, or travelled to 27 countries on foot with nothing on me but a notebook and three band aids, but I don’t think it’s necessary to use the success of others as a metric to measure your own. And I don't think that you need to be an expert in something to offer up your experiences. Here are things that I have learned so far that seem to help me pull myself from whatever slump I feel I'm in and back into getting shit done.

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