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This TED Talk was admittedly more meaningful to me than I expected, just reading the excerpt. Not that I expected it to be bad. I’ve honestly never heard a bad one, but the concept, which is that thinking about stress differently can change your body’s physical reaction to it, seemed a little common-sense to me.

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Personal Growth

The Daily Draw: The Tower, Reversed

Change You Can’t Avoid

There is a bit of procrastination and avoidance to the reversed Tower card, which might carry on a theme from the conflict avoidance that is one aspect of the reversed Five of Wands that came up yesterday. 319 more words


I Prefer Trains


A two-hour flight takes six
You stop and switch planes
Waste time in airports
Layover in cities you hate

You say it’s cheaper… 33 more words


The Nightmare Continues

My symptoms haven’t gotten worse! That is a plus. I was expecting the usual downward slope into bad symptoms and needing a sick day, but instead I was able to get into work with my make up on and my clothes clean. 233 more words


Madison Talking About Eating Disorders

When it comes to eating disorders it’s a hard thing to talk about. It’s very difficult to explain exactly how it feels to experience what it’s like  because it differs from person to person.   1,007 more words


Shearman & Sterling explains SDNY Bankruptcy Court Holding That Avoidance Powers Can Be Applied Extraterritorially, and Resulting Split Within the SDNY

On January 4, 2016, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (the “Bankruptcy Court”) deviated from SDNY precedent and held that, despite the absence of clear Congressional intent, the avoidance powers provided for under Section 548 of the Bankruptcy Code can be applied extraterritorially. 1,453 more words

Finance & Economics


He did it. He said the dreaded phrase. “I hope we can still be friends. After all, I still love you.” Friends? If you wanted just friendship, you should have said so before your heart made promises to mine. 759 more words