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a strong element of the haphazard

photo: Gregory Crewdson

Your fault if you’re poor – says Gates; how can it be your fault there’s just so much randomness – counters de Botton, below. 138 more words

Brave New World

Like Sugar in Water

All the sharp images in my head
Cut me inside
Scraping the dust from the walls
Licking the tips of their fingers and dipping them in… 130 more words

Creative Writing

Life in One Cubic Foot

Central Park, Smithsonian exhibit “Life in One Cubic Foot” by David Liittschwager

The Sweet Life

Diabetes Fashion

I recently discovered a new facet to the Diabetes Community that I am really excited to share. A few months back I was looking up diabetes themed Instagram accounts. 165 more words

Juvenile Diabetes

we can't live without cosmos

This 2016 Academy Award-nominated short is about two best friends who have dreamed since childhood of becoming astronauts.

Oscar-Nominated Short: “We Can’t Live Without Cosmos” 19 more words

The Sweet Life


During a recent trip, I was pondering this ‘great race’ of mine; this journey I’ve traveled so far in life and the possibilities that lie ahead. 942 more words


The Sweet Life

February 24, 2016 will mark five years since I was diagnosed with Juvenile or Type 1 Diabetes. Five years ago my life was very different, at 15 years old I was a sophomore in high school and my biggest problems included adjusting to a major growth spurt, auditioning for the school musical, and getting used to living with my dad’s new fiance. 398 more words

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