Mari Suggs Romance Author 

Blog posts : "Inspiration for"

How to Move Away From A Problem

I was listening to one of my motivational speakers this morning and they touched on a very interesting topic—solutions vs. problems.

Have you ever experienced a problem and all you do is think about it, talk about it or dwell on it? Well, you’ve been going about it all wrong. The next time…

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Last 90 Days Challenge | Planning Strategy

In case you missed last week’s post, I’m participating in Rachel Hollis’ last 90 days challenge, and I’m going to document my progress in hopes of inspiring you to take action.

In this first week of the challenge, I became even more disciplined and intentional--and I took all excuses …

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Juicing for Writers

Have you ever needed to finish a project ASAP? A project that you're very passionate about but somehow you don't have the clarity nor the energy needed to complete it? If you're with me, then I've got an easy fix for you. 

Said project, for me, was finishing my novel so that I could get it in th…

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Vlog Day in the Life Traveling and Visiting Georgia Filming Locations

Most of you know that I write books, but what you may not know is that I also write screenplays as well; therefore, I'm 100% obsessed with anything to do with filming, especially filming locations. This past weekend I took some time off and headed north to Atlanta, GA: the new Hollywood. 

In ca…

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My Morning Routine for Creating Habits | 2018

I believe one of the best ways to change one's life, is through habit. Oftentimes, we think of "habits" in a negative way. However, good habits can be life-changing. Good habits can be the only thing you need to drastically transform your life. But healthy habits, the ones that you can use for good,…

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Feeling Stuck: 3 Tips to Get You Unstuck

Have you ever cooked something using certain ingredients only to hate the outcome? But then, you try it again—same method, same ingredients only to end up with the same result as before, you hate it! Let me ask you this, how many more times will you do this, in the same way, until you finally realiz…

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Happy Monday! I just finished reading Brendon Burchard's High-Performance Habits: How Extraordinary People Become That Way and it was pretty incredible. If you've ever wondered how high-performance individuals got to where they are, then this book is for you. It may surprise you to find that the …

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A way to have a great start to your working week, is by preparing for it on Sunday night. For me, this often means a night of pampering. In today's video, I share with you my self-care routine that helps me center myself, helps me relax and helps me disconnect from worry. Take a look.


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The first thing to have when setting goals is clarity. But that’s not enough, in order to reach all our goals we have to be clear on the steps we need take. In today’s video I show you how to create a road map for your goals. Swing by :)



Also, if you want a little help and want to sta…

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Happy New Year everyone! We are 4 days into the New Year, and many of us are still trying to figure out our goals and the best way to approach them. Well, in today's video I share the #1 piece of advice I've received from mentors and teachers regarding the action of setting and achieving goals. To l…

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Did you know that we're  always moving in the direction that causes us less pain? Say what...

I know what you’re thinking, nope! That’s definitely not true because every day I go to my God-awful-dead-end job, which is most definitely causing me pain. If that were true, then, I’d be moving …

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How to Take Action Toward Your Goals

Are you waiting for the right moment to come before doing what you want? For example, taking the vacation of your dreams? Moving to a new city? Taking a new job? Starting a YouTube channel?

Most of us have this thing—big or small, that we desire to do; yet, we are holding off until the star…

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How to Find Your Authentic Voice

Happy Tuesday you guys, this is actually a funny intro because I got the idea for this post while watching myself on YouTube! LOL. how’s that for egotism.

Okay, all kidding aside, I think I’ve finally got it. For years, I’ve heard that the key to success is to be authentic. And for years, I thoug…

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5 Things Stopping You From Being Successful

Though we differ in many ways, and there are many reasons why we have yet to reach success—as defined respectively, the fact remains that most of us suffer from these five life-blocking sentiments:
  1. We’re afraid we’re not talented enough 
  2. We have fear of rejection
  3. We’re afraid …

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Three Powerful Tips to Living a 100% Fulfilled Life

Lately, a very important topic has been coming up for me and so I thought, hmm, better share it. For some of you this won’t be a new concept, but for some it may be the very thing you need to hear at this moment.

I’m reading Oprah Winfrey’s new book The Wisdom of Sundays. In it, she referen…

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My Writing Must-Haves This Fall

If you follow me on my social sites, you probably know by now that Fall is my absolute favorite time of year. However, for some reason this year, I’m just starting to realize that I’m not alone here, there are so many girls that love this season—I’m still not sure why, but anywho, regardless of the …

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How to Feel ALIVE and BALANCED in Minutes

When something in my life is not exactly the way I pictured it would be, it throws me completely off. And when I’m derailed, everything suffers, including my health. I’m not sure about you, but when I get like this, I need to remedy it quickly. I get so uncomfortable, that it feels like I can’t be i…

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How My 2012 Transformation Was Part of the Collective Consciousness

You guys, don’t just dismiss the above quote. Listen to the message it’s relaying. There is so much wisdom in these words I know that it will inevitably serve you well.

For me, these words are particularly helpful as I continue my spiritual growth, in addition to offering much clarity as…

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Inspiration for When You're Blocked by Fear

I know that we’ve all seen quotes like this:

But the truth is, no matter how many times we read things like this, it’s still super scary to go “for it.” However, I am here to tell you that once you go “for it” and break through that wall of fear that you built, freedom is on the oth…

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Inspiration For When You're Unfocused

I’m not sure what’s happening to me this month, but I’ve been all over the place. I have so many things going on that I can’t make heads or tails of any of it. I start one project, then, while in the middle of it, I get an idea and then I start to work on that one. Then, while I’m working on that …

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