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18 going on 28

I’m just counting the days and I am eventually 2 years from getting 30 years old. They say 28 is too young. There will be a lot of realizations and lessons that I will come across as I grow older. 586 more words


Giants Can Be Good

I have come to the realization that I am charmingly naive, or at the very least that is how I am perceived by much of the world who I don’t tend to let very close to me. 611 more words


My Parents Called 1970 "Ugh, That Year"

The last date I had was a set up. According to our mutual friend, who arranged it, we were a perfect match.

The first thing I notice about my date is how seriously he takes his martini. 729 more words

Baby Boomer Generation

Seizing Opportunities

A day before my 22nd birthday, our boss told me one of the most valuable lessons for her: “Seize the opportunity when it’s there.”

It’s not a new idea, I’ve always heard it, and the more that I think about it, the more that I see it as a double-edged sword. 373 more words


20 Notes to Myself (Yes, I'm turning 20!)

So, tomorrow’s my birthday, if someone out there cares. And here are genuine notes I have taken to remind myself of things I should be or I should do in the future. 553 more words

The Steadiness of Rainfall

“The richness of the rain made me feel safe and protected; I have always considered the rain to be healing -a blanket-the comfort of a friend.

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Waiting is happening

Some days when I look at my love life, I just feel like crying. Everyone says wait, it’s worth it. But they’re also the ones who have been on multiple dates and have had 3+ boyfriends/girlfriends in their life. 159 more words

Love Life