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Outlier.

Isolation.

Separation.

From everything you know.

The world around you flying, but you don’t even show.

The stage is set and ready for the curtain to be pulled, 57 more words

Poetry

Book Review: Outliers – The Story of Success

When we try to understand success, we normally start with the wrong question. We ask ‘what is the person like or what is his background?’ Is he born with a silver spoon? 323 more words

Outlier

Its not 
the first time
I've sat on the
side, 
be it by choice
or no,
it still feels the same.
The outlier
is who
I am.

-M.D.Smith
Poem

The Fiery Death Butterfly of Radical Systems Improvement

Some people lurk around message boards, web communities, or other people’s social media profiles, always reading, never contributing, a ghostly third-party observer. This is neither a good thing nor a bad thing – not every topic requires your opinionated input, but sometimes we hang back because we don’t think we have anything of value to say, especially when the topic is not clear-cut. 1,073 more words

Musings

Sometimes You Just Stay In The Middle For A Little

Sometimes the pressure to assimilate reaches critical mass and you have to either join the crowd or jump ship. But often, it’s just uncomfortable, not unmanageable. 958 more words

Editorial

The Small Things in Life- Part I

Running Japalouppe isn’t the easiest of Jobs, it has its share of victories and losses; but the more I think about it, I realize that I was born to do this. 257 more words

Contemplation

Trade Your Highlighter for a Pen

We find comfort in the tried and true. In a world where we are bombarded with information telling us what to wear, how to act, and who to follow, we tend to stick to precedent. 358 more words

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