Slow and Stubborn Gets You Nowhere

It’s often a sign of good character to recognize your flaws. Once you admit you have a problem, you can take steps to correct it. At least in theory. I’m remarkably stubborn. I’m also fiercely independent. I hate asking for help. This combination¬†often takes a turn for the worse. In the stupidest of ways. When […]

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Fake It ‘Til You Make It

In the winter I always fall into a funk. I’m a creature that thrives in the light and these long winter days don’t do me any favors. It doesn’t start out as a funk, but it develops easily over the fall. It starts out with holidays that revolve around eating. First there’s Halloween. The weather […]

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“Have Fun Studying”

I had a lot of eye-opening experiences in college. I came in as an excellent student, with high grades in all my prestigious AP classes (except calculus because fuck math) and like most 18-year-olds I knew I was invincible. So of course I signed up for Chem 109 and Math¬†221 (calculus) plus economics my first […]

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2016

This is not going to be a post about my New Year’s resolutions. I make the same ones every year. Eat better, exercise more, stop biting my nails, and generally take care of myself. I’m still promising myself those things, but I didn’t really need a new year to do so. 2015 was a year […]

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