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Launch of Clarabelle Online Lifestyle Magazine

Clarabelle Your Inspirational Online Lifestyle Magazine Welcome to the the launch of the Clarabelle Inspirational Online Lifestyle Magazine. I always wanted to start my own lifestyle magazine and what once started as a Clarabelle Blog to share my poetry and other creative writings with yourself, has now organically and naturally grown and evolved into the … Continue reading

Sunny Love
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Sunny Love

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Some days I am just full of energy, like today.  I was in bed fairly early last night and woke up at 3am as bright as a button.  It was pitch black outside but I thought to myself, get up and do what you need/want to do, so I did, rather…

The Time Will Come
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The Time Will Come

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Over the last few years I have been writing lots and lots of poems, words of inspiration and motivation.  These writings have come from my inner wisdom, my corporate business knowledge and true and heartfelt life experiences.  All of my writings have been compiled into 10 books, which are currently available…

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What is a Talent?

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Know your strengths I would like to recommend a book to you today, it is called Strengths Finder 2.0 by Tom Rath, Tom is also a New York Times Bestselling Author of the book “Wellbeing”.   I really love the Strengths Finder book because it helps you to identify what your…

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Stand By Your Dreams

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Stand By Your Dreams For what it’s worth, to all of you, keep fighting for a life, you want to come true. Forget the worry, and sleepless nights, stand by your dreams, to reach new heights. For you are, the happy ever after, focus your thinking, keep some laughter. A tsunami…

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Worry Less

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Worry Less Breathe in peace, let in light, calm the spirit, like a bird in full flight. The mind will wander, to take control, don’t play the game, stay thankful and whole. The heart will sing, its secrets to you, guiding the way, in all that you do. So worry less,…

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Peace in her Heart

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
I have a lovely feeling of peace and contentment flowing through my body this morning, I am aware of it and treasure it right now.  I just had to write, here is what came out.  I hope you enjoy.  May your happy spirit touch other hearts today.  Love Clarabelle Peace in…

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To Cheer You Up

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
To Cheer You Up When times are getting you down, and you feel like wearing a frown, Be grateful for all that you’ve got, Ask this, “I am grateful for what?” List 3 things, to cheer you up, from friends in your life, to the coffee in your cup. It’s all…

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The Coffee in Your Cup

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
It is important to recognise each day what you are grateful for in life, even when times are very tough there is always something to have gratitude for.  What three things are you grateful for today?  This next poem is inspired by this…..what’s in your cup?  When times are getting you…

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Be Grateful for Life

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
If you want to uplift your mood instantly, just think about all the things in life that you are grateful for, it will certainly put a smile on your face.  That is what this poem is all about, I wrote it to express my gratitude in the present moment and boost…

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Walk of Gratitude

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Daily Gratitude Gratitude is in my heart, it is part of my me and is such an important core value to me.  I want to share with you today an extract from my eBook, “It’s All About Gratitude”, this is one of the daily gratitude exercises that you can practice in…

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Working Hard

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Working Hard Working hard, All day and night, No rest in bed, Hello morning light. Excited thoughts, Filling the page, Imagination high, Free from the cage. One year passes, Another one too, Words paint pictures, A vision so true. And then one day, A mystery phrase, Appears from nowhere, Comes out…

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One Day

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
And then one day……. And then one day, She closed the door. No saddened heart, A new dance floor. The box was small, She had to get out. “I need a change”, I hear her shout. To pastures new, To freedom feelings. Adventures awakened, New heightened healings. She meets new people,…

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Poetry the New Therapy

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
I subscribe to Psychologies Magazine (UK) and I was pleasantly surprised and excited to read their 4 page article on “The Healing Power of Poetry” in their February 2013 edition.   psychologies magazine Feb 2013 Edition ‘Poetry the New Therapy’ You see, I have always felt that self-expression through my own…

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When Lightning Strikes

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
When lightning strikes Something Magical Happened And just when she was about to give up, something magical happened, just like she always believed, exactly how she had envisioned it and precisely what she had written down.  It had always been there, but she didn’t see it at first……then when she opened…

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Discover Your Gift

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Personal Insights I want to share some personal insights I have gained from the latest book I am reading, it is called “Discover the Gift” by Demian Lichtenstein and Shajen Joy Aziz.  I love this book, I love it because it is providing me with evidence that I am on the…

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Never Give Up

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Never Give Up Sometimes in life, I truly believe that we are meant to meet some people, I know they have crossed my path for a reason. Sometimes at the time, that reason is not clear, however, as time goes by, that reason comes to light – a big, bright, beautiful,…

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Good Morning Poetry

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Good Morning Poetry Good morning to you, may today bring you love, from the freshest sea breeze, and the sunshine above. May the stars catch your eye, with a twinkling delight, may the warmth of your hand, melt another’s fright. Let your dreams take hold, let them reach you today, and…

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How Did I Get Here?

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
How Did I Get Here? I feel light today, free from unnecessary pressures and unwanted stress.  I feel at one with myself, I feel like I am floating in the goodness of the Universe.   I feel as light as the air I breathe in, I feel calmness and full of…

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I Am Sorry

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
The Greatest Potential Stand in front of the mirror today and tell yourself a more positive story.  Look at the beauty in your eyes, feel the love in your heart and the faith in your soul.  See how very special you are, you are unique and you have the greatest potential…

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Stay Strong

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
My brother was made redundant from his job the other day and with my Human Resources background I have been offering him some very much needed support.  I know that he doesn’t feel like being positive about the situation right now, and I fully understand it, but I hope, through time,…

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To Rekindle A Heart

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Meaningful relationships hold a special place in your heart, sometimes they last forever, sometimes we allow the pressures of life to stretch the bond so far that it breaks. I believe however, that the invisible connection that first brought these human souls together will never die.  Where there is real love,…

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I Think of You

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Beautiful People Beautiful people touch our hearts forever and that is what this next poem is all about. Remember you are a beautiful person and you also touch the hearts of others in such a beautiful and meaningful way that makes their heart smile.  Thank you for being here, thank you…

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I Am A Survivor

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Beautiful Energy You are strong, so very very strong, no matter what troubles you face each day, you will always come out stronger in the end.  You have everything you need right now to win every battle that comes your way.  Your armour is your loving heart, abundant soul, happy spirit…

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Let Life In

Originally posted on Clarabelle:
Having a positive attitude will always shine through, enjoying each new day will provide you with the inner fuel to keep your passion alive.  Break out, set your mind free, let your heart smile and share the positivity.  This next poem is for you, have a truly wonderful day. Celebrate each…