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The Truth About Progress

When we think about progress, we tend to think of milestones. Markers that we hit, on the way towards a goal, or an achievement. People usually imagine it like a loading bar when you’re waiting for the screen to change in a video game. 512 more words

Chronic Illness

Might as well dive into the real heart of the issue and the main reason I started this. Being sick is no fun and you certainly don’t need to read a blog post written by a bored 25-year-old to tell you that. 441 more words


It’s been quite the past few weeks. Between my lungs giving me issues and my anxiety being heightened, I’ve been having a rough go at it. 926 more words

DWB - Driving While Blind

I left my sight behind at 55 MPH.

One minute I was driving along, chasing down a potential training contract. The next – nothing. Lights out. 2,221 more words

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Trying to Transition from Tax Recipient to Tax Payer

When I first accepted my limited vision, I’d still been certain I could find work in my field. I was a seasoned training professional with over twenty years’ experience in all aspects of the profession. 3,006 more words

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Learning 2 C

For better or worse, I am an extremely blunt communicator. For those who are familiar with the DISC communication assessment, I am a casebook Dominant. Unnecessary chit chat, euphemisms, or soft tones all strike me as either insulting condescension or irritating wastes of my time. 3,220 more words

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Reclaiming My Time after Losing My Mind

The brain tumor I experienced is called Meningioma. I just had to Google that – I think the fact that I can’t properly pronounce the word keeps me from remembering what it is. 2,991 more words

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