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How to be brave [OPRAH: November 2013]

Author and self-confessed “pathological worrier” Polly Morland shares how you can teach yourself to be courageous.

Bravery had always been a mysterious quality that others possessed and she lacked – as a timid soul, she had been more prone to anxiety, relates Polly Morland from her home in Chepstow, UK. 308 more words

Kill that spider! 

Dear Katie,

I have learnt that living on your own you get to accomplish a few grown up things such as paying bills, trying out recipes, fixing things, but most importantly getting rid of spiders. 155 more words


Another Aniversary of Sorts

Six Months ago today, I started this blog. It’s been an interesting ride so far. I have had fun with some of my poems. I finally managed to get… 360 more words


How to be Fearless - Like a Warrior Monk

Picture this. Mountains. A sunset. A stately rock. The silhouette of a warrior being warrior-ish on top of said rock. That warrior is you. Your own personal Mr. 914 more words


Learning to Let Go

A few nights ago I fought with a roll of toilet paper and nearly lost. More accurately, I fought with gravity. I woke up just before 5 a.m. 689 more words

The Weekly Coastal

So many things have happened this week.

Found a roommate, who will be moving in at the beginning of August. Got some exciting work-related news that I’ll be sharing soon. 783 more words

Stop Telling Plus Size Women They're Brave

As a bigger girl, I wish I had a nickel for every time someone told me, “You’re so brave!” when commenting on the fact that I wore a bathing suit, or shorts, or a tank top – for that matter – out in public. 626 more words

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