Monthly Archives: June 2018

The Unseen Struggle

I am the sum of my experiences. They make me who I am. The tough times I’ve been through shape how I view the world. They shape how I react to what someone says or does. No one else has … Continue reading

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Questioning Existence

Do you ever just question your own existence? Why am I here? What is my purpose? What should I be doing with my life? These have been constant lately. Don’t worry, I’m not thinking about ending my existence or anything. … Continue reading

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Trapped & Finding My Way Out

I feel trapped. Paralyzed. I had my mind-set on going back and getting my master’s degree, and now the thought of having to keep doing what I’m doing for the next two years until I graduate is terrifying. My lease … Continue reading

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Growing Up Too Fast

There are many things that you expect to happen as you get older. Your face shows the lines and wrinkles earned from past experiences. Your hair may turn gray. Life can get more complicated. Relationships come and go. One thing … Continue reading

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Mastering My Future

I’ve finally hit my limit, and now I think I know which direction to take at the crossroads before me. It came to me today at work while speaking with a colleague. She was so frustrated with the lack of … Continue reading

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No Complaints

I read something tonight that I’m sure I’ve seen before, but I’m going to do my best to put it into action. It said, and I’m paraphrasing, “Try not to let one complaint escape your lips and see how your … Continue reading

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Fighting recovery

Last Friday I had surgery to remove my gallbladder. The shithead was giving me problems, so I decided it was time to go. My sweet mom came down to help me out and take care of me as I went … Continue reading

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