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“Reading to my Kids” by Kevin Carey

When they were little I read to them at night until my tongue got tired. They would poke me when I started to nod off after twenty pages of Harry Potter or Lemony Snicket. I read (to them) to get … Continue reading

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I go to seek a Great Perhaps

*This post is post-date September 25, 2013…needless to say, a lot has happened since then. I promise I will update this eventually… When I was younger and thought about growing up, I always imagined it as a type of switch: … Continue reading

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A Thought on Love

Let me start by saying, if you have a weak stomach for all things cute, leave now (at least for this post) because it’s about to get disgusting. Let me also start by prefacing that I am someone who could … Continue reading

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“I love you without knowing how or why or when”

                                                          It’s funny how these things happen and you never expect them … Continue reading

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A Slice of Reality

Alas, another build up to the fall; but falling can be the same as flying if you look in the right direction. So my original reason for the creation of this blog was to prepare for my trip to Italy … Continue reading

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A Reprieve

“We do not stop playing because we are old; we grow old because we stop playing. There are only four secrets to staying young, being happy, and achieving success. You have to laugh and find humor every day.  You’ve got to have … Continue reading

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A Shift

Complete and utter self-immersion is supposedly the best way to learn a new language. It allows you to fully embrace the culture and the language flows naturally and freely and can be learned through average interactions on a regular basis … Continue reading

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Transcript: Night of 2/9/13

How do I describe this moment when the bass is too high and I’m entirely alone: on the verge of discovering a new life tenement that is about to burst from within me while I contemplate my life purpose–demanding change. … Continue reading

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STAY STRONG, JADIN BELL

Jadin is a fifteen year-old boy from Oregon who attempted to hang himself in response to anti-gay bullying that he was exposed to. Fortunately, Jadin was found in time and is off of life support but still remains in critical … Continue reading

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Train Ride Home

Some of the best advice that I’ve heard (in terms of growing older) is to never lose your childhood innocence, “it is the most important thing (Under the Tuscan Sun, the movie).” As a child, we become accustomed to our spontaneity and … Continue reading

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