As much as “Kind, Caring, Compassionate” is a motto for social workers and one I try to internalize, I am becoming more and more comfortable with admitting that kindness and patience are not things that come naturally to me. 1,184 more words
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The seventh grade threw me for a loop. New kids, new teachers, new courses and a Science that would add points to your grades if you were willing to eat chocolate covered crickets! 170 more words
The running has gotten no easier.
I’ve somehow been able to punish my distance up to just above 4 miles, creaking and sighing my whole way there, wondering with my entire being why it is so hard to simply run down the street this year, knowing it must be a combination of factors – old shoes, not enough stretching, eating bad food, being older. 973 more words