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Your Ego Is Your Masterpiece

What, exactly, is an ego? Why do we have an ego in the first place?

The concept of an ego is very flexible in my mind. 542 more words

About humility...

“A tiny deed makes you puff out with pleasure and pride… a small feat and you swell with self importance… you do little but you make a huge pantomime about the nobility of your character! 38 more words


The Self at the Center

“Then I reflected that all things happen to oneself, and happen precisely, precisely now.”

Jorge Luis Borges, “The Garden of Forking Paths”*

Man. One of the many things I love about Borges? 361 more words


Eavesdropping in Force

A group
a family
stood behind us
crying together.

Their arms were around
each others waists
They had lost something
or maybe found
they were reunited… 151 more words


Life Lessons of the Early 20s

These are the lessons my late teenage years and early 20s have taught me. You learn lessons at every stage of your life so when I’m 30 I’ll probably look back at this and laugh at how little I knew. 597 more words


Fallen Star

My title may be vastly more melodramatic than this topic deems necessary- but it doesn’t feel that way in experience.

Have you ever reached a point in your life where you realize you aren’t as amazing as you had grown up believing? 74 more words


Things We Do Not See When We Do Not See Our Own Uniqueness

I feel sad, yet emotional and overwhelmed right now writing this post. The title of this post…. to teach me that, I had to learn it the hard way…maybe the hardest ever… 343 more words

Self Approval + Self Love