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Joe is Ready to Ride

By this time next week, Joe Ostaszewski, founder of Wear Your Soul Foundation, will be setting off from Washington, DC, to go across America.

On His Bike. 691 more words


the 10 Day YOU Challenge: 5


I have a love hate relationship with food at the moment. My enthusiasm with eating healthy has run into a bit of a roadblock. Guess it happens with everything in life, but I can see where it would be extremely easy to ditch the efforts and hit up a drive thru after class. 531 more words

Why Detachment Doesn't Mean Not Caring.

Detachment is a funny thing. I can remember the first time the concept was floated by me, and all I can remember thinking was ‘why wouldn’t I care about the things in my life that matter to me?’ 322 more words


Give Him Your Heart but Never your Soul

There is a huge difference between loving a man and losing yourself in a man. Ladies if you can’t be who you are meant to be with the man in your life STEP. 985 more words

inspirational quote...

There is no negative connotation associated, rather an awarenss of what can be learned daily through one anothers association… there’s something so beautiful within this.


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Character and self-respect

Time and again I come back to this article by Maria Popova about an essay on character and self-respect written by Joan Didion. Probably says something about my reading (and I am an avid reader) that I had never heard of Joan Didion before I came across the essay. 80 more words



Mervyn was outside the theatre which is presumably a fairly lucrative place to be when you need money and are homeless.  He told me his friends call him ‘Smurf’.   19 more words