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A Personal Note

I thought about writing this post for a while. It has nothing to do with helping out your lifestyle, or maneuvering your way through the ups and downs of mental illnesses. 1,296 more words

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How to do something for the world (instead of just feeling bad about it)

The world is in terrible state right now and it’s frightening to sit and watch it happen. It’s easy to feel powerless when we look at the awful things that are happening to people at home and abroad. 1,648 more words

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That's Just Me.

I’m pretty quirky and a tad bit awkward.

I embarrass myself a lot, especially in front of boys that I like.

I sing and dance shamelessly in public even though I am tone deaf and have no sense of rhythm. 553 more words

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Brain Yoga: An Ode to ASMR

Think of the sensation you feel when someone scratches your back or plays with your hair.

Now think of it occurring when you hear something as mundane as turning a book page, or experience something as simple as a friend applying your makeup or brushing something off your face.  685 more words

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Why blogging is so important to me

There’s a lot going on in my mind right now and I feel like it’s best if I write a blog post. I don’t really mind if it’s not read by many or anyone at all, but I just feel like writing things down is a stress reducer for me. 781 more words

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Opening the Gender Spectrum

I’ve touched on gender perceptions before in my post Manly versus being a Man.

I have never had a very concrete view on gender roles, I see them more as a “suggested serving” rather than an actual law or rule. 747 more words

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Glass Shattered Somewhere

It’s taken me a solid month to be slightly less hostile. I know many of us needed to process this, to make sense of what we felt so nonsensical, impossible, and to quote myself for one and a half years, “not going to happen.” I have read “The Second Coming” by William Butler Yeats so many times, and yet here I am, clutching my fists. 423 more words

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