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the trying times of being temporarily unemployed and living with my mother

I’m moving out of my mother’s house in less than two weeks to Portland and I am beginning to have mild to moderate anxiety attacks that come in unexpected spurts. 782 more words

20 Something: G'bye is a four-letter word

I hate saying goodbye to people. I’m that person who always says “See you later” or “Ciao” or something that feels less permanent. I’ve had to say goodbye to a lot of people in my life, and I know it’s all downhill from here. 790 more words

20 Something

#BackInMyDay: Your early 20's vs. your late 20's (Part 1)

#BackInMyDay is a new pseudo-scientific series that studies the sociological impact of life’s many transitions.

With each fiscal year that passes, and every intern class that comes and goes, our glory days get farther and farther away in the rear view mirror. 559 more words

Cool Story

It's called "getting your sh*t together".

Something happened two weeks ago when I was laying in my bed one night unable to sleep and looking at my phone. It had passed midnight and I caught a glimpse of the date – exactly two weeks until my birthday. 616 more words


When Life Gives You Nerf Guns

At this point in life, things are starting to feel like marriage. I can’t even remember what Gabriel and I were bickering about the other day. 670 more words

Feeling Selfish

Oh hello there! I haven’t written anything in a really long time because life has gotten busy… in the best way. At the end of last summer, I made a decision to make the new year (I still go by school years) all about me. 595 more words


These three pieces, and three paragraphs in particular, have meant a lot to me this past year. They are what I look back on whenever I feel lost, need comfort, or am seeking inspiration. 504 more words

Early 20s