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That Sweet Smell of Septic Stench

I’ll be honest. Being a septic tank specialist was never an occupation I had aspirations of becoming growing up. In fact, it takes every ounce of energy to will myself to clean the bathrooms once a week. 949 more words

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23 Tips for the College Graduate

There are many students in my class that are graduating this year. Which is really exciting because I’m graduating with them, just with a different degree. 345 more words

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Rip it Up

Rip it up – To have a great time and live it up.  Definition from The Urban Dictionary.

Two weeks ago I was preparing for a run in beautiful and historic downtown New Bern, NC.  1,103 more words


Weird Times

Weird times come along every now and then. What are you gonna do.

Let me tell you what not to do.

Don’t panic.

Don’t give in. 109 more words

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With the Fruit of Her Hands

This Easter could potentially have passed by without any family getting together, without any “special” aspect to the day. I couldn’t have that. Easter is too important. 1,110 more words

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One year in Denver, Four lessons learned...


I moved to Denver from Austin, TX, and totally unsure if I could love a city as much as I loved Austin. I always wanted to live in Denver, so with my favorite motto of, “Why the hell not?”…I left Texas to come to Colorado. 932 more words

On kindness

I read two essays this week on kindness, and they both spoke to me.

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“KINDNESS IS LIKE HOLDING an ice cube in your hands.

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