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The Silence

I love writing. I love it a lot. For over 6 years it has been this fantastical outpouring of creativity, self-development and growth. It has pushed me and kept me focused. It has taken me to places to where I … Continue reading

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Why, Hello There Stranger…

Four months of silence and that is a Kamikaze pilot, in social media terms. To begin with, I was consumed with other work. Then I slunk into the comfort of enjoying the break; away from writing, away from Facebook… just … Continue reading

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I Heart Tuesdays – One Thousand Post-it Notes in my Mind

My heart is singing a sweet tune that I have never heard before.  It’s mid-yeah and I feel like I’m on track for good things to come. I’m not sure what the song will sound like yet, but I know … Continue reading

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I Heart Tuesdays – Why I Write This

A couple of years ago, I came up with the idea of writing ‘I Heart Tuesdays’. Partly because one of my dreams had been to write a column – so why not do that for myself? The other was to … Continue reading

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I Heart Tuesdays – Why I Quit before I’ve Begun

I love a good epiphany that smacks you in the face while you are in the midst the most mundane of activities. This one is from when I was mowing the lawns last weekend; pushing that machine back and forth … Continue reading

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A Letter to my Grandfather, for ANZAC Day

Dear Grandad, My name is NJ. I am your fifth grandchild, and if you were still around, I would probably be your favourite. Just ask your wife; she knows. We have never met, but I wish that you had been … Continue reading

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Wilkommen to your New Home

I nearly missed my train from Zurich to Sargans because I had been standing amid the rapids of the rushing commuters, fixated by the flip flip of the schedule; zoned out with eyebrows knit, mouth agape, and a strand of … Continue reading

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Stuff That’s Been Amazing Lately

Either stuff is going to get a little bit quiet around here on the blogging front or I am going to be managing my time so well that you’ll still get your twice weekly fix of stuffnjsays! Here’s the awesomeness … Continue reading

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When living your Dream Sneaks up on You

The other day I realised that I was in fact living my dream. You know how you put thoughts out there to the universe and they come back in the most mysterious ways; like they are wearing a sparkly cape … Continue reading

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My Weekly Indulgence

Have you noticed how deliciously awesome it is to wear something fabulous and pop down to your local favourite cafe for a coffee for one? Cue the flounce, the sashay, the head held high and the smile! Dripping with fabulousness; … Continue reading

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