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“determination”

Life Is Testing Your Resolve

When things look blackest, keep going! Victory always hinges on perseverance, when everything seems lost, when dreams seem to go up in smoke, when you are too tired to take the next step. Keep faith in yourself.  Remain true to your dreams.  Life is testing your resolve. A dream connected to a larger dream, to […]

Become the Dream

We tend to think about ourselves in certain circumscribed terms. We are this, we are that.  We have certain limits, so far and no farther. We may dream of a different life, but reality drags us down.  How much can we expand ourselves to match our dreams? Everything starts and ends with the moment.  There […]

When You Come to a Wall

When you come to a wall…. This is the point of supreme opportunity.  This is a sign of gathering force, and a new way forward. The universe is behind you all the way, but it is up to you. Doubt, resignation, loss of hope, lack of faith, hesitation, fear – all aligned in a row […]

Time for the Heart of a Lion

Death is the failure to unleash the power of your own life.  Death is the stifling of your voice. Dreams incubate in the inner realm of our mind, crying for expression, one after the other, seeking a tongue, seeking to paint the universe beyond in the colors and drama of our own mind. Life and […]

Heart of a Lion

Our self contains the power to give expression to the boldest dream ever imagined, yet dreams languish and die because of a lack of tenacity, of sweat and labor and fear and the hurdles of the mind. Who will win? Those with the heart of a lion. __________________________________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, […]

During the Dark Hours

DURING THE DARK HOURS Sometimes we wind our way up from the depths – to bloom as stunning beauties in the light. ____________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the author of ten nonfiction books. He’s sharing videos of readings of short inspirational pieces from his books to people all across the country […]

Forge Out Your Own Reality

The breakthrough comes when you have deepened faith in yourself. Believe in yourself against all odds, against all that reality is telling you about your situation. James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the author of ten non-fiction books. He’s sharing videos of readings of short inspirational pieces from his books to people all […]

Nothing Can Touch You

You are irrepressible.  Hold on course for your dreams.  Hold tight at the center of the storm.   Please share this encouragement with your friends.  ___________________________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the author of ten non-fiction books. To arrange talks and readings,, in-person or online via Zoom video, contact the author.

Resolve.

Resolve.  When things seem blackest, keep going. __________________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the author of ten non-fiction books.

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