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Realistic Thinking: Change Your Mindset — Jay Colby

We’ve all have had conversations with ourselves about if our dreams are realistic or are we somewhere in the clouds thinking we can ever achieve them.

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Self #357 — emotionsoflife2016(Reblogged)

“Devotion to self is necessary. First, place the mask on yourself and breathe deeply. Then help the others. If you don’t save yourself, they will die.” Dan Groat En Español “La devoción a sí mismo es necesaria.

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Blue is the warmest colour

15. I think of these people as my blue correspondents,whose job it is to send me blue reports from the field.

The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson is one of the most talked about books this year it feels like.

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Deck the halls,Dress the tree

When it comes to Christmas tree decorations there are a lot of people who adhere to the principle of buying one nice ornament per year and slowly building a memorable collection. 408 more words


making peace with southern california

Irvine is not a place I would ever choose to live. I knew that well before I moved here, but I moved here nonetheless, for a PhD program that excited me and felt like the right next step. 305 more words


Surviving the Trump Apocalypse

I was in bed by 9:30 on election night because I could see the ship was sinking and I couldn’t stand to watch the inevitable.  I drank pretty heavily the next night as the reality sank in, but tried as hard as I could to not think about it.  1,736 more words


A calmer mind

My brush with danger in the form of illness, has left me with a much calmer mind.

I somehow have screwed up my priorities.

I was always on the run, cleaning the house, cooking, taking care of the kids and just trying to figure out what I wanted to do. 243 more words

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