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It Begins.

This is the story about how I am about to embark on a very well thought-out mistake.

Seventeen years ago, I first learned that sometimes you can be very, very smart, and very, very well-educated, and still, you may not be able to get a job. 719 more words


Shooting for the Moon

“Shoot for the moon, even if you miss you’ll land among the stars.” Many believe that this is an overused and somewhat cheesy quote, and perhaps they are right. 584 more words

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grieving after general conference

Before leaving for Portland I was listening to Beyoncé’s Lemonade non-stop. I kept thinking, started a blog, about brokenness and working through it all to something stronger.  229 more words

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I Am Enough

I don’t think I’m alone when I say that I often feel as though I’m lacking. Lacking smarts, lacking sense, lacking money, lacking looks, lacking skill…the list goes on and on, and varies depending on the day and my mood. 616 more words


On Self Care

Whether you’re in high school,  university/college,  or grad school,  balancing your academic/work life with everything else that you have going on can be very difficult sometimes.  1,940 more words

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Monday Musing: Balancing Research Requirements and Cultural Humility

As I begin this new research journey I have been reflecting on the goals of my work. My first commitment to Cultural Humility was to conduct this project outside the bounds of the academy and IRB because I don’t believe this work belongs to the academy. 232 more words

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