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saying yes to recognizing the ugly (otherwise known as giving up the rose colored glasses)

I turned 23 two weeks ago.

23 feels old.  Not wise, but old.

I’m the kind of person who thrives on birthdays.  I love my birthday.   1,031 more words

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new years resolutions

I’ve noticed that if I don’t write, in some shape or form, I go crazy. Same goes for reading. And quite frankly, I don’t do enough of both, but this year, without postulation, I will write down what I know I want to achieve this year. 461 more words



Name’s Irene. No, it’s not my real name. I use a pen name, always have. Some of you may remember me from my old blog, … 113 more words


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Here in Louisville, things have been anything but calm in the recent days (read: weeks). Fall formal recruitment officially kicks off tonight, with the rushees attending their very first recruitment parties tomorrow afternoon. 807 more words

A Day In The Life

Looks Like I'm Not the Only One Saying "Yes"...

I hit a mini snag when trying topurchase http://www.yearofyes.com. And http://www.theyearofyes.com. It turns out I’m not the only one intrigued by the idea of a Year of Yes. 643 more words

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Twelfth Night + Twelfth Night = Twenty-fourth Night?

I’m kind of a Shakespeare nerd. Like, a really big Shakespeare nerd. I like to blame it on Mr. Morris, my ninth-grade English teacher. It was because of him that I learned about Shakespeare’s use of allusion (primarily to the Bible and Greek mythology), because of him that I wrote a paper on the meaning of the flowers in Ophelia’s bouquet, because of him that I know that when you re-arrange the letters in Caliban’s name you get the word “Canibal.” (Minus one n. 694 more words

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