... surround yourself with the messages you need. There is a power in writing them down over and over again. Remind yourself of what matters to you. 💓 And keep your head up as you work to achieve them.
#NationalPoetryMonth may be coming to an end, but we’re still celebrating with some moving poetry by the remarkable Maya Angelou. 🔹🔹🔹 This collection of hers is in our Essential Poetry Library giveaway (along with 24 books by other poets). Be sure to click the link in our bio and enter to win before the end of the month! See below for the full list of books we’re giving away. 🔹🔹🔹 2018 RELEASES: 1. Take Me With You by Andrea Gibson 2. Dothead by Amit Majmudar 3. Blue Rose by Carol Muske-Dukes 4. The Last Shift by Philip Levine 5. Night School by Carl Dennis 6. Poems of Rome by Karl Kirchwey 7. All of It Is You by Nick Tortorella 8. Brown by Kevin Young 9. The Border Kingdom by D. Nurske 10. Yesterday I Was the Moon by Noor Unnahar
The world is filled with a lot of "yes men." People who make you feel validated but truly have no intention of helping you- only helping themselves. Don't be like them. Let your yes mean yes and your no mean no, even if it might mean upsetting someone. Be impeccable with your word the first time around.