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A guide to winning the Misery Game.

‘Cause it’s a bittersweet symphony, this life

What if I told you that we could make a game out of a seemingly hopeless situation and score points?

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a person I used to be

The tattered remains of tissues rest in my lap. Another clenched in my fist.

My young world has turned on its axis. For the first time really. 143 more words

Authenticity

Gremlins On The Attack

Those furry horrible little things have been nipping at my reselling business all week. They seem to be coming out the word work and multiplying faster than drunk bunnies. 374 more words

My efforts

Today I don’t feel very good. My scar is still draining me and I just over all feel like crud. So, I’m going to try doing something to feel better. 208 more words

Overcoming Obstacles

Everyone's a Teacher!

The author William Arthur Ward wrote, “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” The traditional view of a teacher is one who has taken the content and methodology courses, earned the degree and is in charge of a classroom of eager learners. 458 more words

General

Vulnerability

Vulnerability: susceptible to attack or harm either emotionally or physically…capable of being wounded or hurt….

This is without a doubt the hardest thing for me. I have always avoided being vulnerable, be it with my emotions/letting people in/trusting of others/letting people see who I am. 308 more words

College Basketball Coach & Father To 14

One of the youngest basketball coaches in the league is taking his position to a whole new level. Head Coach Shaka Smart coaches 14 players at VCU and only four of those players have fathers that are active in their life. 36 more words

Life