It Is Time

Allison Nazarian Inspiration, Real Life, Share Your Story, The Life of Allison

This morning I tried to weasel out of my writing commitment. But my honey called me on it. Well, he didn’t have to. I called myself on it. The conversation went something like this: Me: Let’s go out to breakfast, wouldn’t that be fun!? Him: Sure. Me: How about we go right now!? Him: After your morning post, right? Me/My …

Hanging On To What’s Not There

Allison Nazarian Life Lessons, Living Life, Real Life

Recent events and activities have taught me something about myself that was surprising, to say the least, and jarring, to be more accurate. That “something” is along the lines of this: I hang on to a lot of shit. I don’t mean just the emotional stuff, which is a whole other ball of mess. I mean the stuff stuff: Papers, …

Nothing To Write

Allison Nazarian Inspiration, Living Life, Real Life

It is possible that today I have nothing to write. But I have to have something to write because of the commitment I made to write every (week)day. Here’s what I thought of writing: 1) I’ve been seeing the same theme lately. Prospective clients telling me they want to hire me because next year will be “their” year. Friends who …

Whispers

Allison Nazarian Inspiration, Life Lessons

Every blade of grass has its angel that bends over it and whispers, ‘Grow, grow.’ ~ The Talmud    Everywhere you look, someone is yelling about something. About the enormous amount of weight they lost. About the instant change or transformation in their thinking that led to a new life. About love at first sight. About how much they love their …

Stuff

Allison Nazarian Life Lessons, Real Life

I have learned that getting rid of stuff is a kind of therapy for me. This can be a good thing, when it comes to having uncluttered spaces in my home. Most of my closets are a pleasure to look at (and those that aren’t are soon whipped into shape). My files are in order, and old clothes are promptly …