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    New Ways of Being

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    Added 2017-03-14 09:03:11
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    There is so much truth in this adage: To get something you never had, you have to do something you’ve never done.

    When you change your thoughts and action about who you are and what you can do, the world becomes limitless. A greater sense of meaning or excitement. New connections. New adventures.

    The possibility that if you make one minor change you may set the stage for major fulfillment. Sometimes even the smallest shift in thinking or doing can create the biggest opportunity. 

    The delightful result… New Ways of Being.

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    Name of Artist: Beverly Todd
    Width (inches): 24
    Height (inches): 24
    Country United States
    Media Acrylic, Mixed-Media
    Painting Genre: Nonrepresentational / Abstract

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