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Prove yourself …

Prove yourself by what you do, not what you say.

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Self-Respect Killed 99 percent of My Life Problems

I feel that growing up, we are conditioned to care a lot about pleasing others.  This is not so much an explicit goal of our guardians, but a byproduct of how we are raised.  We have to fit in with … Continue reading

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What Happened and Didn’t Happen When Losing My V-Card

I lost it at the tender age of 18.  To a lot of my peers, this is really late.  However, for me it was the right time.  There was no way I was ready for sex in high school. In … Continue reading

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Beauty and…other things

I’m just going to go ahead and say here that judging people based on how attractive they are is the EXACT SAME offense as judging people negatively based on how unattractive they are. In other words, people need to stop … Continue reading

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The Nice Guy Cliche

I can say, as of now, that I am fortunate to be seeing a nice guy.  I have also dated nice guys in the past, though for various reasons, the partnership did not work out.  (I did, however, once date … Continue reading

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Every Blemish Has a Silver Lining

I was lamenting the other day over the fact that I still tend to break out like a 13-year old. My acne is the bane of my existence.  At my age, other people’s stress doesn’t show up on their skin, … Continue reading

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What I wish I knew in high school

I just wanted to share what I wish I knew when I was a teenager.  Yes, I know that making mistakes is a part of growing up, but still…knowing these things would have made my life so much easier. 1. I … Continue reading

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