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Not Putting the Pieces Back Together: New Beginning

The final months of 2016 and the beginning months of 2017 were very trying and marked the end of an era for me. Brief Summary: I was swinging between depression and mania, I impulsively quit a job that was bad for … Continue reading

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Farewell Grandmom Bell

So thats it, you’re gone. Its funny, I started working on a family tree a couple of years ago and there were so many questions I wanted to ask you, so much I realized I didn’t know about your life. … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye

There are some people who come into your life and make such a mark on you that you cant imagine life without them. My mom likes to say people come into your life for one of three things: a reason, … Continue reading

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Unsaid Sentences Do Not Mean Unfelt Emotions

I’m a man a few words, at least when it comes to my emotions. I’ve been that way as far back as I can remember. Awhile ago I was up late bored and decided to take some personality quizzes. I … Continue reading

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I’m Letting Go

I tried, I really have, and I’m giving up. For eight years I have contacted you, tried to cultivate a relationship with you, and genuinely cared about what was going on in your lives but I don’t think I can … Continue reading

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What My Toys Taught Me About Life

I was in 4th grade, when my toys started to lose their appeal. One day I came home from school and for whatever reason I decided to play with my toys only to discover they were gone. I searched the … Continue reading

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Self Compassion

Many people consider themselves compassionate individuals. Some practice compassion by helping strangers or being there for a friend or family member in need, but many forget to be compassionate towards themselves. I have been a follower of Brene Brown every … Continue reading

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