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The Ego and Finding Balance

Much has been written about women “Leaning In” or “Leaning Out” of their careers. I feel it is important to say these arguments tend to overlook large groups of women who have no career to lean into or out of, who, often with limited education, work difficult  jobs with low pay and little advancement opportunity. 942 more words

After looking at something interesting for 20 minutes, I decided to put down the mirror.

Enough for the drama this time. I’m at work when I wrote this one, so I have to compose myself and ponder on something light and paltry. 297 more words


On big egos, scared-scarred-little-boys, and what to do when one of them tells you, my girl, that you have a big ego

I look at her and she takes my breath away. She is just so perfectly… herself. And I am envious. And in such love, my lungs, heart, stomach ache… 768 more words

Those Conversations

Just got reminded of C’s wedding while looking at her pics.
Glad i caught up with her a bit over text :)
What a happy mom in love! 1,045 more words


Animal Instincts

I am of the David Attenborough generation of natural history documentaries. My ‘education’ of the natural world, the idea of instincts and virtually all things seemed to be infused with some version of Darwinian evolutionary certainty. 898 more words