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A Profitable Writing System

Do you like money? I like money. Actually, money is just paper. I think what I’m attracted to is the freedom that money brings. No doubt everyone wants more freedom.

It’s the difference between working 40 hours a week at a job we despise, and spending 40 hours a week with our kids, spouse or significant other. What does freedom look like to you?

Does it mean travelling? Does it mean vacation time with family? Freedom can let us do whatever it is we want.

I, for one, don’t believe in society’s law that says we should spend money on school, to find a “job”, to pay endless bills, to retire at the age of 65 with little to no money to “live” on.

When I was a kid, I wanted to be a policeman. The idea of nobility and helping people out were very attractive to me. Somewhere along the way, I let go of that ideal.

I was told that people judge you on what you own; the house you live in and the car you drive. Religion was another but let’s not get into that right now. Does this sound familiar?

Our parents grew up being told this by their parents, so it’s no wonder they passed it on to us. For the past 150 years or so, we’ve been living in a materialistic phase.

Do you think the Egyptians or the Mayans were materialistic? Heck no! They were living in a religious phase. The changes take generations of course. They don’t happen overnight.

Slowly but surely, I believe people are moving out of a materialistic consciousness, and into a “happiness” one. Gone are the days where we are judged by our professions and paychecks. Nowadays people want inner peace. People want to be happy. Is it …

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