Because “Oh, jeepers” just doesn’t cut it when you’ve kicked your toe on the coffee table.

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Lady screaming
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Why does it cry, Precious?

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And why you shouldn’t read this article.

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Male wearing a clown mask, sitting on the street with colourful spray cans
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Tell me lies. Tell me sweet little lies.

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Pretty girl blowing on a Dandelion
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Best friends


I’m not your “hun”. We’re not best friends. I don’t know you. So don’t ply me with your cheap trickery.

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Strong, beautiful, conservatively dressed woman, staring at the camera
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The Beginning of the End


For anyone who’s sick of hearing from generic self-help gurus and motivational coaches

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Man squatting in an advanced yoga pose, confronting the camera
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New Year’s resolutions are a bandaid solution designed to…

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Person at the bottom of a set of stone steps, leading up a mountain
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Is Gen Z really meaner and more self-centred than prior generations? Or, have we simply forgotten what it was like to grow up?

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Group of girls
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Success is built upon numerous failures that led to success by way of…

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Hand making a stop sign
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  • Failure
  • Success
  • Taking risks
  • The unknown
  • Being an embarrassment
  • A neverending task list
  • Not knowing where to start
  • Not knowing how…

Taryn Watson

NZ based Freelance Writer and Content Creator. I help businesses to succeed through effective comms management. Publication Owner & Writer — www.writemeup.co.nz

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