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As Good A Day As Any

I’ve been procrastinating on this project for quite a while now. I love writing and it’s one of the few things I feel comfortable doing. It’s one of the few things I feel I actually have a talent for. 1,805 more words


Personal Independence Day

{Malibu, California}

I recall previous 4th of July holidays spent working in the hospital, or on-call with my pager held tight as I nibbled on barbecue anxiously anticipating a flurry of calls regarding the behavioral management of alcohol-intoxicated patients.   160 more words

Mental Health

The Blind Date - a short story

Mili was seething. Her friends had been setting her up on blind dates on and off. All of them were happily settled – or so they thought! 593 more words

Short Stories

First Plunge

I’m the worst kind of perfectionist. I let my fear of failure dictate my desire to create and express. This is a flaw I’m working to change and a blog seemed like a good starting point. 146 more words


Discomfort & Perfection: The Crossroads Of A Seeker

The Perfectionists

I played soccer.

Once. When I was four years old.

At the end of the game I was crying—near hysterically—because I didn’t score a goal and we didn’t win the game. 683 more words


Mon histoire avec le cancer pour le site communautaire I had cancer. My story with cancer for the I had Cancer community website.

Before being diagnosed with cancer, Florence was a 20-something year old French girl living the American dream and focused on perfection. 576 more words

San Francisco

Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a New Business

Starting a new business can be a very fulfilling task for many entrepreneurs. People start businesses for many different reasons. There is no one way to start a business and different entrepreneurs find success on different paths. 474 more words