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You Can't Always Measure the Value of Working Out Loud

Recently, I was disappointed that my personal blog did not seem to be generating any meaningful metrics, and my spirits were lifted when I remembered that one day I had shared this story out loud, and something cool happened afterwards: 351 more words


A Letter from my Aunt

The following is a letter from my aunt to me in response to my poem, Evaporated Tears. I wanted to show her my appreciation of her and her eloquence at writing and repost it. 384 more words

Giving In

On my very long drive home from touring an alternative school for my children in a neighboring state, I did a lot of thinking about my life and where I am at. 725 more words


It is often so difficult to ask our friends or family for help or support.  Sometimes we don’t know how to express our needs and others times we are just too stubborn or shy to tell other people what is going on for us and what they could do to lighten our load. 1,078 more words

Thriving As A Student

Giving up, Giving in

This is not a positive, hopeful or Buddhisty post like previous ones. It’s just immediate feelings regarding giving up and giving in within my own present. 499 more words