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Mother-in-Law, Daughter-in-Law

For most people, the mother-in-law-daughter-in-law relationship comes pre-programmed with tension. Being a daughter-in-law myself, and listening to other mother- and daughter-in-laws discuss their own relationships, I’m offering the following advice. 430 more words

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Developing Vision

“When I grow up, I want to be a _____!”

That’s what everyone says as kids. We assume that there is an arrival point. And why not? 806 more words

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"Think less. Take action. Be authentic."

That’s the takeaway from The Confidence Code, which I recently finished reading. I’m going to start giving this book as a graduation gift to every young woman like me — perfectionists who are good at doing school and following the rules and receiving awards for doing so. 692 more words

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A Short Story: "Disastrous Reminiscence"

Disastrous Reminiscence
(Originally written in 2009)

PRESENT
The day remains in my memory, still clear and unshaken. Seventeen years has passed and still it is trapped within me. 627 more words

"She said 'God'"

I did. In an interview. For a position at a public institution.

It surprised me, quite frankly. They asked if I could work with people whose values are different than mine. 340 more words

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5 Things that are currently making me happy

To give a lighter touch to this blog, I want to share something that’s a little bit more candid and teenager-y. After all, I see no point in being pretentious and acting intellectual  626 more words

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Gratitude and Worthiness

Recently, my mother told me the following story:

I had 5 dresses in middle school. They were all the same, just different colors. But I wasn’t embarrassed.

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