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We Can Only Keep Trying

It’s the end of the month. The 31-day challenge is coming to a close. I can’t help but think in ways I have really succeeded, and in ways I have really failed. My posts have been sporadic at best. However, … Continue reading

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Asking for What I Want

I LOVE that I have come around to asking directly for what I want! I almost always try to ASK for what I want if it requires asking, and understand that it’s the other person’s right to say no, and … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Beast

Can I talk about beauty tonight? My space within myself that may or may not be beautiful? I’m maybe 50 pages in Naomi Wolf’s famous book The Beauty Myth, and – like any other time I read a particularly provocative … Continue reading

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Crazy Changes

For years I loathed myself because I always looked at others and thought they were better than me. Some people who I had trained and/or mentored, seemed to be doing better than me in my own field. It was driving … Continue reading

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I Can’t Sleep, Send Love

I love being fussed over. It’s a guilty pleasure. A few years ago when I first started dating my last boyfriend, he came to visit me in the US. I remember the way he and my mother bickered over me, how … Continue reading

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Feeling My Way Along…

Today, I love my sense of touch! I was running my fingers through the clothes in my closet in the dark, because my honey sleeps in later than I do, and found my warm sweater just by identifying it by … Continue reading

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To Love Myself as Much as My Cat Loves Me

The last weekend of Christmas break was a big one for me. I knew I was making a trek back to a city that now had become my own. I knew I was extremely happy with parts of my life … Continue reading

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