The curse of the beauty industry

And How to Overcome the Pursuit of Perfection Photo by Paige Cody on Unsplash Tomorrow morning, walk into the bathroom without makeup or your hair done, look at yourself with morning bed head and your sleepiness, and say to yourself, “you are beautiful, and I love you just as you are!” Make sure that you say it really […]

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When politics fails… again

Photo by Joshua Sukoff on Unsplash Over the past six months, I have been oddly glued to Fox News. I do not have cable, YouTube is amazing and shows lots of interesting stores from all types of media sites on the “top stories” and the not so top stories. What struck my interest was the idea of the […]

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tackling health head on!

I’ve written about mental health in blog posts past. My last one being about 3 months ago. I had a rude awakening when my boss informed me that my attitude was becoming a problem. At the time I thought I was doing well and was perfectly happy. What I did not realize was that I […]

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To be afraid of time; not death

Tonight, I watched Interstellar. It is one of my favorite movies of all time for a myriad of reasons, which I shall not get into for this blog, because that is an entire blog set in and of itself. While watching it, Michael Caine (who plays Professor Brand) has an absolutely fantastic line, “I’m not afraid […]

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Who could you be?

“In a society that congratulates the uniformity of your character and morals, it is a brave and fearless act to be radically unique.” – Jennifer Lahr I sat in the bathroom sink, staring into the mirror at a woman whose face I have never known. Her skin, while beautiful, was bright red, covered in acne […]

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