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32 years ago today, my life began. Oh, wonder at what wonders I have seen. The world has changed and I have changed too. But not in synchronicity. 405 more words


Shiny balls

This post is by Belinda Lawton who is doing a PhD in the Crawford School at the Australian National University

Struggling with balance isn’t new for me; I’ve always been a full-throttle, grab-life-by-the-shoulders-and-shake kind of person. 820 more words


5 things: wishes (and delayed gratification)

Tieks / Society6 tapestry / Book Lovers Candle / ASUS ZenBook / Glossier stretch concealer

I made this collage a few days before the accident. These were the things I was craving, coveting, and yearning for… some are big purchases, some are simple pleasures, all are now on hold for the foreseeable future. 46 more words


Charlotte - All Lives Matter when Black Lives Matter

Monday, September 26th, 2016- Protesting in uptown Charlotte

We went to the Charlotte City Council meeting but didn’t stay too long. Heading over to Little Rock AME Zion Church on 7th, we started the march from there, with members of NAACP leading the way. 28 more words


How Do I Love Thee? Let Me Count the Rays

Yesterday, I was fortunate enough to receive every single blessing wished for in this beautiful song.

In chronological order (because I wouldn’t even want to try and rank the abundance of sunshine and love in my day), here are the highlights: 734 more words

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Embracing the Third Party 2016

Dear Millennials,

This is our season.  This is our election.  I am about as apolitical as they come, mostly because I see politics as temporary and generally ineffective, but I believe strongly in personal character and the right to vote.  640 more words