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True to you or true to me?

I’m socially phobic. This is not just some random label I’ve taken on myself. My therapist and probably even my professors can testify to it. So obviously, this is a problem in a woman who is studying to become a therapist. 642 more words


No Complaints

I read about this in The Huffington Post.  The “Complaint Free Bracelet”.  Check it out at


The goal is to wear the bracelet on one hand, and go 21 days without any negative talk or complaining.   153 more words


The Young Entrepreneur

I was quite young when I opened my first business, twelve, as a matter of fact.

My friend, Jennifer, and I, decided we needed to make some money.   406 more words



I take up a lot of space,
In hearts and minds,
On consciences and ambitions,
In transportation and evolution and devotion,
I demand a great lot of space, that’s me! 335 more words

It has to start somewhere

Well, it all has to start somewhere, and this post represents the start of weekly blogging for me. A line has been drawn, and from this point, I am committing to write one article per week.   504 more words


Here We Go.....

Ok so here we go!! I have tried blogging before and have never made it past the first couple times. Why? I really have no idea. 129 more words


On Decision Making... Part One (The story of how two Kansas-bred Jayhawkers decided to move to Oregon)

Caroline sat three feet away from me with a look of confusion and wonder. We had sat down for a meal at a fancy restaurant in Kansas City and I was in the midst of a Romantic tirade Thoreau himself would have admired. 1,614 more words

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