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Little Sprouts: Making Progress

When I started this blog one year ago, I had two reasons. One, I wanted to use blogging as a way to organize my own thoughts and feelings. 466 more words

Asking For It

I broke my mother’s cheese plate when I was about 8 years old.
It was white, with a built-in lip around the edge, and a round raised spot on which the uncut cheese sat. 744 more words

#732: Share a cab with strangers

I’ve always been shy.  People who know me now don’t believe that when they see me introduce myself to strangers at a party.  “I don’t even do that,” they say, trying to convince me I’m not shy.  404 more words


I Need a Friend

I need a friend!  I say this as if I had no friends at all.   That’s not the case, but at times it does feel like it.  335 more words


Extraordinary Machine

Someone recently commented on this blog that they wondered what our BJJ would be like if we didn’t have to worry about the social aspect, and as an introvert, I found the thought intriguing, because most of my stress in Jiu-Jitsu is centered around the fact that interacting with people can be quite uncomfortable for me. 352 more words


The Dilemma of the Extroverted Introvert...

Picture courtesy: http://www.introverspring.com

It’s often a problem with fitting in. From a young age, I found that I didn’t really fit in with the rest of my peers. 972 more words


Deja Vu: Living Behind a Mask

 DL Hammon: On December 19th, anyone who decides to participate will re-post their favorite blog offering from earlier in the year, or one that you believe failed to receive the exposure it deserved. 490 more words

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