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I’m a dropout

In my first year of college, I signed up to be a business major. I went to an entire semester of Finance, Marketing and other business classes. You might be surprised to hear I didn’t like it.  I REALLY wanted to focus on my writing and the arts. So I dropped out of the business…

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what’s your “soy sauce”?

My friend Mark went gluten-free last year, because he suspected gluten was causing his mood swings and digestive issues. But two months into being meticulously gluten-free, he still felt sluggish and depressed. While scouring his list of foods, he found the culprit: SOY SAUCE! Soy sauce has gluten in it! He had no idea! He…

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bucking bronco

Six days into 2021, watching violent insurrectionists storming the US Capitol, we got a glimpse that this was not going to be a “going back to normal” kind of year. This year has already come in like a “bucking bronco” as one of my colleagues has said.  And while you may be relieved the US…

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head, meet wall

About seven years ago, I quit going to all of the “Envision Your New Year” type workshops that I was bombarded with every January. I also quit ordering yearly planners. Why? Because I’d use that planner for a few weeks and months later I’d find it in a random drawer completely forgotten. There’s a reason…

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