Author Archives: Danielle Boonstra

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To Every Boss I’ve Ever Had

This is not about you.  But we’ll get to that. I’ve been a cashier, a babysitter, a customer service rep, a receptionist, an administrative assistant, a research assistant and an entrepreneur.  I’ve been promoted, demoted, passed over, hired, fired, praised … Continue reading

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After a Binge ~ A Conversation

I  can’t believe I did it again.  What was I thinking? I am 31 years old! When does it stop??!! It’s done. Forgive yourself. What do I do now? I’m a fraud. I’m ridiculous…pathetic. I’m so tempted… We don’t do … Continue reading

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Learning at the Speed of Love

I am open today.  I’ve been open for a while.  I’ve been learning at high speed.  I’ve been learning at the speed of Love. With a mind at peace and my breathing slowed I open myself up to infinite wisdom … Continue reading

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The Write Vibe

I really wanted to write yesterday.  I wanted that feeling of sitting back and witnessing as word after word pours onto the page.  I wanted to be astonished, uplifted at what was coming through me!  To give birth to something … Continue reading

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At My Side

There’s room here at my side.  Amid the diaper bag and the knapsack.  There’s room.  Between the angels and the guides.  Among the papers and the lists.  There’s room. There’s room here in my heart.  Amid the children and the … Continue reading

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That I am You

I could get really specific about what tempts me…what holds me back…what appears to keep me from my goals.  I could list the people, the foods, the activities.  I could go there with the excuses and wax poetic about how … Continue reading

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