Small Things

She’s good at the small things. That’s what makes her stand out. She is polite and considerate in little ways that show you that you are respected and valued. That’s what keeps her customers coming back and that’s why she inspires affection and loyalty from those around her. Mind the details.

Please leave a comment with your first 50 words on the topic “small things.”

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Writer and teacher who benefits from following the principles of writing practice set forth by Natalie Goldberg.
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One Response to Small Things

  1. Joe Testa says:

    It’s true that small things make a life. Leftovers, hugs, mistakes, TV nights and no alarm mornings.
    A great pizza, a kiss intense with love.
    Big things make a life too. You need to build off the small things to make room for the big things.
    Like dignity. A touch of independence. Absence of fear.
    Sometimes you cannot make it from the small things to the big things. You just cannot build that bridge. Life gets in the way for most of us; too heavy, too impenetrable, too limiting, too damn unfair.
    Stand on the small things and reach for the big things.
    Do not ever settle for a small life and a smaller death.

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