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Chapter 1
The Future is Fabulous
Life is a Do-it-Yourself Project
Baking a cake, writing a book, planning a trip to the store? These are all projects: temporary projects. We spend our days swinging from temporary project to temporary project, they chase away sadness and boredom and welcome creativity, fun and meaning into our lives.
Passion projects are different, they tend to be permanent and usually driven by a burning desire to tap into something bigger than yourself and to make a difference no matter what the world throws at you. Your future is a passion project: a fabulous do-it- yourself passion project—and every person’s passion project is unique.
In March 2001 a Canadian organization called WRED, Women and Rural Economic Development, contacted me to produce a program to reveal hidden strengths in women. My

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