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Do we really understand?

We all have this inclination to want people to understand us. We see ourselves saying this to ourselves or to the other person  – “I was going through this and that is why I acted that way and instead of you understanding what I was going through, you were worried about yourself.” Do we really understand what the other person is going through? 302 more words


“The things you own end up owning you. It’s only after you lose everything that you’re free to do anything.” – Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club.

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Conversations at the grocery store

When I go shopping it is rare that I don’t have a conversation with one or more people.

The last time I grocery shopped the lady in front of me and the lady behind me and I  were discussing buying groceries and ended up sharing what we each dislike most about it. 39 more words


I’m not cliche enough to make that the title to one of my pieces. No, it’s a Netflix series that premiered today. I found this really interesting comment, “you’re… Fake nice, which is worse than being mean.” … 369 more words



Ghostwriting Copyright February 2016 ARLADEAN ARNSON

I have been very busy this last six months. I have been ghostwriting. And, with ghostwriting, you cannot claim the piece as your own nor can you post these pieces to your blog or portfolio. 306 more words


Mom's Day Off

So much has happened in the last month. Della celebrated her second birthday and she has been sick ever since.  My niece celebrated her 14th birthday and we took her on a shopping trip. 259 more words