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Tell me your story...

This is not about our loved ones, or our all inclusive family that have stepped up and stepped forward in so many amazing ways. I am so grateful, supported, and standing because of all you have gifted us with…I write these experiences about walking through the rest. 797 more words

Grief

Social Tips for Introverts

I am an introvert. I spend Saturday nights reading or in front of Netflix. That being said, I try to get out of the house once in a while to practice martial arts or speak at an open mic. 191 more words

An Unforgettable Lunch in Bryant Park

On one particular afternoon during the month of May, I found myself taking the subway heading west towards Bryant Park from Queens in order to meet a friend for lunch. 834 more words

Dating

The Joy of Sweat

THE JOY OF SWEAT

-St. Pettersburg

In Russia, inviting a new neighbor to a sauna is the preferred way to break the ice.

“Birch or oak?” asks Sergie Lesukov, holding up two twiggy bundles resembling tiny brooms.   268 more words

Healing

Small World

Four months ago, I quit my day job. I had been working full-time at a sign shop, doing graphic design. I spent nearly five years there before I finally threw in the towel. 1,203 more words

Featured

Our little girl is growing old.

My feeling so much better–more normal, less tired, less cancerous–this summer has been quite the surprise. Sure, I have the odd sleepy, dopey day, but for fleeting moments, I actually forget I have cancer. 512 more words

Health

5 Ways to Avoid the Weekend Slump

  1. Do: Set a weekend alarm to rise early, but not M-F early. Add an hour to your normal alarm. You’ll feel as though you’re spoiling yourself, without spoiling your sleep cycle.
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Dos And Don'ts