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Writing fiction scares me

It’s been three and a half years since I’ve written fiction. I took an advanced fiction writing class my senior year of undergrad that wasn’t a pleasant experience. Each student was required to submit 2 pieces for critique that semester, … Continue reading

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Like a beautiful weeping willow, I am spreading my branches

I mentioned last week that I was trying some new things to kick-start myself out of my depression. It was slow-moving at first. I was just going through the motions without really feeling really feeling refreshed, and I felt like … Continue reading

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Checking in again (but from a place of knowledge this time)

I mentioned last month (!!) that I need to start writing again for a variety of reasons, but mainly because it’ll help me connect with myself, slow down, and ultimately (hopefully) find happiness and satisfaction. At the very least, it … Continue reading

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Taking a cold, hard look at my life

I did something personal today that it seemed like I haven’t done in a while, so I checked my calendar, and the last time had been exactly a month ago. This realization was scary to me because it reemphasized what … Continue reading

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Just checking in while I get my life sorted out

I have to acknowledge three things right up front: It’s been a while.  (WordPress looks different AND I DON’T LIKE IT.) I start 10% of my posts with that sentence. I made an unwritten promise to myself that I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Questioning everything

After looking back through my old posts and then my recent ones, I notice a huge shift in my subject matter after my rebirth (at the beginning of this year). My old posts used to focus on positivity and making … Continue reading

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Don’t let the bastards grind you down

Alright, so this post is sponsored by a healthy mimosa buzz (brunch with $10 bottomless mimosas just isn’t a deal you can beat). I haven’t written anything under the influence since one bad experience I had in undergrad, so let’s … Continue reading

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