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It's not about you

I have a friend who I had worked with in 2010 through the spring of 2012, and we have since landed back in the same building.   506 more words



Hi there, it has been a few days. Here in Japan the leaves are already starting to turn, although I can’t for the life of me figure out why, seeing since the mid-day temps are still in the upper 20s. 1,069 more words


Eloise Elizabeth Brekken
Is 2.5 going on 10. She’s smarter than I have ever been, wants everyone to be happy, and knows how to get what she wants. 295 more words


Schedules Go Awry

We are now in our third week of school and it has been a bit challenging as far as scheduling goes. During our first week, Emma was sick for most of the week. 441 more words



She knew that the day has come and Arhaan is going to get married to the love of his life. Tears were rolling down her cheeks because she could not attend her best friend’s marriage who was also her first and last love . 3,329 more words


I Don't Recall Asking You

Yesterday was Mia’s birthday which, she feels, should be a national holiday. When I informed her that I don’t have that much pull with Obama, she conjured up her best “How could you?” expression and asked if I would instead bring her a special, massive cupcake from a local bakery. 272 more words



I’m FINALLY feeling a bit better! Aaand the sun is shining! Woohoo!

I went out for lunch at Vapiano today with my mom and sister. Afterwards we went to a little vintage lamp shop! 7 more words