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CASTING IS KEY!

How to script and direct your life.

This is a quote from Martin Scorsese.

And not only in film making but in our lives as well. Our life is the script and we are the directors. 

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THE PEOPLE IN OUR LIVES… CHARACTERS IN OUR SCREENPLAY.  

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Often, they get their roles by default.  

History being the most common.  

We think people are entitled to our time and energy because they once played a significant role in our past. 

But as we grow and evolve,  so do our stories.  

 If the people always stay the same,  we end up casting roles to characters that don’t align with the stories we’re trying to write. 

This is why it’s so important to take pause and take a look at the people we surround ourselves with;  the characters we cast. 

Are they complimentary to your vision; to the life you’d like to experience? 

OR…. 

Are they simply residue from a past story, keeping you stuck in an old version of your life;  keeping you from writing the new script. 

This metaphor is an invitation to…. 

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EMBRACE THE RESPONSIBILITY

AS THE DIRECTOR OF YOUR LIFE. 📽🎞

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If you’re not satisfied with the characters or the roles they are playing,  

you have every right to change them.  

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SIMILARLY, IF YOU DON’T LIKE THE CURRENT SCRIPT,

IT IS WITHIN YOUR POWER TO CHANGE IT. 📕🖌

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When you’re clear on the script and the characters align,  you’ll be surprised with how quickly things can happen.

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