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Wannabe-developer, Day 2. 5: Turn around

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Four screens stared at me: CNN blaring in the background, SparkPeople CEO's frozen on my laptop, cinematic soundtracks paused on my tablet, and my phone blinking with Twitter updates. Last night I got distracted from completing chapter 1 of the Ruby on Rails tutorial. I passed the 15-minute mark for my daily goal, but I kept my ass in seat even longer. I got a little down on myself especially after talking to a friend yesterday who herself was depressed--but this morning I did 6 minutes of yoga. The trigger? The following quote from Coach Nicole's Twitter account, "No matter how long you've gone down the wrong path, turn around."
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RUNCHOOSE 4/21/2013 12:11PM

    Thanks, Vlinder2013. I did manage to make significant progress after posting this blog! Here's to a new day.

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DAWNSJOURNEY 4/21/2013 8:57AM

    So true isn't .. so easy to say well I blew it so I will start tomorrow. The truth is at that very moment we realize we are off track ..is the moment to turn it back around.. I agree even 6 minutes is better than none.. better than letting the whole day go. Good for you .
I'm glad you helped your friend , but their depression can depress us.I'm glad you turned it around..

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