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Life and negotiations: Givers vs. Takers

With the risk of sounding too corny, we only have one life, right? So we might as well live it to the fullest and put our interests ahead of the others. 1,076 more words


Advisory Reminder


Remind me 

not to give

too much

It hurts

like hell and back

Remind me

to remember

what’s enough

Remind me

to keep

parts hidden… 79 more words


Givers' Rights

Most people balance give and take.

But some people can suck the life out of you

If you let them.

We don’t always see them coming. 86 more words


#TypesOfPeople | Selfie Takers

Hello everyone!
As you probably saw in my last post, I’ve been away the whole of week, on a residential in the Lake District. It was so much fun, however, that was the reason I couldn’t post. 284 more words


Givers and Takers

Why do people take advantage of a good thing?  Why do people fail to appreciate others for who they are and what they do for them?   75 more words

Give & Take

So, I’m sure a lot of people will be familiar with Shel Silverstein’s children’s classic: “The Giving Tree.” I, for one, remember reading all of “Where The Side Walk Ends,” when I was younger but unfortunately, I outgrew Shel a little too soon to discover, “The Giving Tree.” The other day while I was on another form of social media (We♥it!) I came across a quote from this very book and it was: “and the tree was happy.” Something a lot of people already know about me is that I love nature, in particular forests and the many lovely trees that grow there. 788 more words

My Summer of Books: Mother Culture and the Takers

I categorize people into those who read for pleasure, and those who do not.

I initially began admiring books as soon as I realized I was able to read pretty well relative to others my age. 980 more words