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College Students Also Have Mixed Emotions During First Few Weeks of College

In two weeks I will be sending my last child off to college.  Emotions are bittersweet.  I’m happy and excited that he will get to grow as a person through forming new friendships and experiencing new things but at the same time I have mixed emotions about me no longer being a part of his every day life.  528 more words

College Kids

Short snippets of what happens or whenever I feel like ranting.

Look forward to your call every night if we aren’t together.. I really like hearing your voice because I feel safe.. Now that the calls have stopped, I too, stopped feeling safe. 1,186 more words

Bad Days

Dispatch: Chicago Fire (1) vs. Philadelphia Union (1)

After the latest Fire “result,” OTF’s Alex White wonders if there is any meaning to be found… 

Chicago Fire

Small gifts.

Yesterday I entered my 29th year of life. Birthdays seem different now. Birthdays are a moment to celebrate that we’ve made it through another year, and for the past two birthdays this celebration has felt particularly monumental. 80 more words


Jefferson Headache Center

This is where I’m heading next.  My appointment is September 10th which means I’ll be missing a day of school. I’m not too particularly happy about that. 255 more words



There were thunderbolts of pain striking every muscle of her body. She couldn’t even budge. Just then, a lady in light, stern blue entered her room, and rested a lifeless little doll beside her. 162 more words



The summer of 2014 has been a season of notable anniversaries for me:

* Ten years since I recognized my self-worth and started investing in my recovery from Binge-Eating Disorder… 235 more words

Getting Out Of B.e.d.