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Whatever We Are

My friend recently broke up with her boyfriend of 4 years. I had the unfortunate pleasure of listening in on the farewell conversation. It was tragically deep. 248 more words


Dreams Deferred: Love on my Me first

I spend to much time waiting for things to happen.

Whether it be academic success, professional aspiration, or romantic intentions, I often take the laid back approach. 168 more words


My First Search

Hello to me. 

I am trying to find what it means to be happy and enjoy life. The transition between college and life after is one of the hardest I have gone through. 401 more words


Exclusive: How I Learned to Love My Body, by Orange Is the New Black's Danielle Brooks

Danielle Brooks created the role of Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson on Orange Is the New Black to thunderous critical acclaim in 2013. But the 25-year-old Julliard graduate from Greenville, South Carolina, (who also was the first black actress to play a starring role on HBO’s  906 more words


Zip Your Lip

I am pretty sure your Moma (insert whoever your authority figure was) told you something like, “If you don’t have anything nice to say then don’t say anything”. 425 more words


Meditation during times of immensely stressful situations - am I turning into a snail?!

So …. once again, a long time since I posted anything. What can I say – it’s sad that when big stuff happens you either get inspired and create through your pain, or turn inwards, like retreating into a shell – and just cope! 405 more words



Perhaps what inspires others & gives us a rich sense of peace is exactly the thing we also most fear: revealing our whole, true selves. What deeper beauty lies beneath masks we wear?

~ Lydia

photo: Scott

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