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Scene 1, Act 1

The writers’ workshop I am attending tomorrow has me ridden with such anxiety that I almost don’t want to attend, so in a bid to downplay the discomfort, I have taken to picturing the entire situation as the start of some hideously awkward indie movie – I find life a lot more bearable if I picture certain uncomfortable settings as a scene in a film. 345 more words

Early 20s

Don't Bow Out, You Ninny!

This weekend, I signed up to attend a writing intensive with Benjamin Law, and though I could not think of a more perfect workshop to attend, every part of me wants to bow out and bail. 367 more words

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Trust & Silly Worries

It is an interesting concept, having to trust yourself. You see, I have this innate need to just do as I am told, and please those around me; … 396 more words

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14 Things People In Their Late 20s Suddenly Start Saying To “Youths”

1. “You have such a good head on your shoulders.”

This is the ultimate, I know better than you, so much so that I can both identity and say to you that you are killing it while also lightly sounding like your grandmother on the day you got your first job. 845 more words

Quarter Life Crisis

I wanted to share with all of you a phenomenon that I truly believe is starting to happen to people in their early twenties right now, a quarter life crisis. 731 more words


Moving Out

I moved out of home today, and though I am over-the-moon about achieving one of this year’s goals, nothing has ever left me feeling more anxious, vulnerable, or exposed. 345 more words

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From the Minne-Apple to, Well, Any Larger -(Other)- City

In the Land of Lakes, The City by Nature, Prince-town, Grainbelt, Twin-Cities-Minneapolis region, you’re typically either born and raised here; or, as a transplant for job or school, you wish you were born and raised here. 1,554 more words

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