Protect your time. Feed your inner life.

Be a good steward of your gifts.
Protect your time.
Feed your inner life.
Avoid too much noise.
Read good books,
have good sentences in your ears.
Be by yourself as often as you can.
Walk.
Take the phone off the hook.
Work regular hours.

~Jane Kenyon, A Hundred White Daffodils

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6 Comments

  1. Posted April 29, 2016 at 6:58 am | Permalink

    Love this. Thank you for the important reminder. I first came across it in Dani Shapiro’s Still Writing, and I just listened to a wonderful podcast with her on Beautiful Writers.

  2. Posted April 29, 2016 at 8:12 am | Permalink

    I wholeheartedly agree. When I started protecting my inner self, magic started to happen. Thanks for these beautiful words today.

  3. Posted April 29, 2016 at 8:19 am | Permalink

    Lindsey,
    I always hear from your wonderful readers every time you mention Barnstorming, thank you for sending such great people to the farm!

  4. Posted April 29, 2016 at 11:05 am | Permalink

    Could it be this easy? Is this the formula? *sigh*

  5. Posted May 1, 2016 at 6:52 am | Permalink

    LOVE

  6. Posted May 4, 2016 at 8:55 pm | Permalink

    So good!!