Tag: perspective


  • Glimpses of Hope: (stories for when we get successful)

    Glimpses of Hope: (stories for when we get successful)

    Everyday we fall, some harder than others. What matters is usually what we do about it, not the fall. Sometimes we don’t see the point to get up again. And sometimes, we see something positive during the fall and it sparks a need for a comeback. When you think you’re finished, and someone comes and […]

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  • Rewire the brain (stories for when we get successful)

    Rewire the brain (stories for when we get successful)

    Is it possible to rewire your brain? Take it from me, it IS possible.Allow me to take you back to 2011.2011, I was doing grade ten at Holy Cross High School, a brilliant school in the Eastern Cape, Mthatha. At the time I was not learned in neuroscience but I had trained my mind to […]

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  • Sober Alcoholics: (The Perfectionist)

    Sober Alcoholics: (The Perfectionist)

    No, wait, it’s not ready yet. We need to pay attention to every detail. Quality is the only standard accepted. This is not going anywhere until it’s perfect. Forgive me I’m a bit of a perfectionist. I prefer to consider every possible scenario. I hate coming out as if I’m naive. In every attempt, I […]

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  • Keep Going (stories for when we get successful)

    Keep Going (stories for when we get successful)

    First post after 100 blog followers. A reminder to keep going

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  • Sober Alcoholics: (The Domino Effect)

    Sober Alcoholics: (The Domino Effect)

    My past is haunting me. I can pin point the decision leading to the empire tumbling. Now the pursuit to corrections is followed by a tremendous feeling of stagnation. Life cannot move until it’s rectified, but time passes by and I always feel I’m left behind. And then it’s a race against time, resulting in […]

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  • The first step

    The first step

    As we get into 2021 not knowing what to expect, Anele reminds us that the first step towards greatness is up to you. Listen below: https://geltonated.files.wordpress.com/2021/01/takethefirststep.mp3

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  • Picture Perfect: (stories for when we get successful)

    Picture Perfect: (stories for when we get successful)

    Dots are best connected looking backwards.However, knowing where you want to go helps in adjusting your behavior and aligning the best dots moving forward.Picture yourself saying, “I always knew I was going to end up here”.And as from today, you’ll act towards being able to really say those words. Nobody gave me a chance, I […]

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  • My Name vs My work: (stories for when we get successful)

    My Name vs My work: (stories for when we get successful)

    Depending on what timeline you see this from, hearing my name has a different effect as compared to the other timeline.If you knew me before, you’d pass me by without a wave, unless you were a good person.Now you may want to listen, because of what you’ve seen me doing.That’s because now you can associate […]

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  • Fountain

    I was told to not stop improving“Don’t stop learning”, they saidSo I have learnt to do my due diligenceI have learnt to filterBut I was also told to look for a fountainI was told to look for free water flowing I was told to listen and take it inI was told to open upTo smell […]

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  • Breathe

    Breathe

    B BE Beneath my feet, I feel the Earth breathe BE the breeze, the air, feel the cold winds Believe, the healing powers, they are not against you R Rise Above the pain and feel the rain’ cause peace shall reign E Ease Inhale and exhale, observe the bad as it evaporates Let in, the […]

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