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Building You

At some point we all grow up. We figure out at least some idea of who we want to be and what we would like to become. 1,750 more words

Self Esteem

TV Ratings: 20 September 1989

Day three of the 1989-1990 TV season gave ABC a very close win, with NBC breathing down their neck, only having been beaten by 0.1 million viewers and 0.3 ratings points. 271 more words


Waking to Summer

You left your paintbrush

on the hillside vibrant orange

paint running

for not-so-subltly finding

what might be sooner wished forgotten


I could not speak the heart words….No… 376 more words



“Because she was standing there, inches away from me in the greeting card isle at CVS, looking at birthday cards and whining about how old she feels now that she and all her friends are turning 23.” 21 more words

Random Thoughts/Happenings

Hello world!

I thought about changing the generic title of this first post, but then I realized how fitting it actually is.

HELLO WORLD!  I suffer from anxiety, depression, an eating disorder and the incessant feeling of not being good enough.   564 more words


Awesome summer reading rec: 'Flipped' by Wendelin Van Draanen

Today’s book review is the delightful young adult novel Flipped. My sister and I watched the movie a year ago and we fell in love with the humor and message of the story. 427 more words

Book Reviews

Self Esteem and my Weekly Reading

Self Esteem

Self-esteem….it’s a word I hate to hear. It is tossed around way too often. It is a combination of several factors in our lives from people to events to our parents. 1,537 more words

Self Esteem