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Shout out to Front line workers

I work at the front desk at the public library in my town and I have to say I enjoy my work immensely. I love helping people and like to think my efforts make a real difference in the lives of our patrons. 319 more words

Hope And Human Kindness

What Orange Chicken took from Me

This is a tale of caution, friends.  So read with the steadfast wisdom that your fathers and forefathers possessed, in the hope of passing down a fragmented truth to your children; because you need not tread the path that I walked upon; feeling what I felt; hurting like I hurt; losing what I lost. 800 more words

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Merry Monday - Methods

Today, I had my visual fields test and eye check up. The visual fields test is rather like a crappy videogame. You press a button each time you see a light. 1,005 more words


On Protesting and Other Things

This past week was one of protests and demonstrations. My first thought on protests is a selfish one: is it going to impact what I want to do? 2,774 more words


Hacksaw Ridge

I am a soft touch when it comes to movies about self-sacrifice. Be it ‘The Magnificent Seven’ or ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ I am drawn to stories of those who put others before themselves. 492 more words

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The Whole Wide World

“They are in my life because of a confluence of coincidence, but also fundamentally because I moved from comfort.”

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And so, it comes to pass

Having lied his way into office and promised many things, having divided the country, I watch as a cocky and self-absorbed individual with little concern for fully half of the US population leaves office and another individual takes his place. 2,724 more words