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Appropriating Grief

Appropriating Grief

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

There’s a difference between sharing sympathy in the face of a tragedy and appropriating the grief of a tragedy that isn’t yours.

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The (Invisible) Search for Common Soil

The (Invisible) Search for Common Soil

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sometimes, it’s the little moments in passing that unite us most.

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The Things that Make Me “Me”

The Things that Make Me “Me”

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Don’t get lost in your resume.

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Sun Tzu’s The Art of Grief

Sun Tzu’s The Art of Grief

| April 27, 2016 | 1 Comment

One day, your internet friend doesn’t log back on.

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What I Learned in A.A.

What I Learned in A.A.

| April 25, 2016 | 1 Comment

Reflections on a life-saving program.

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Impressions of Chairman Mao in Montgomery County

Impressions of Chairman Mao in Montgomery County

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Didn’t you know, Mao Zedong was also from Hunan. I remember he had the accent”.

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Knocks on Wood: Fate’s Safety Net

Knocks on Wood: Fate’s Safety Net

| April 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

I, as a member of Russian culture, have always followed these little rituals. I, as a member of the less superstitious American culture, have also questioned them.

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Breakup Acupuncture

Breakup Acupuncture

| April 6, 2016 | 2 Comments

Resolving an oxymoron.

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Director, What’s My Motivation?

Director, What’s My Motivation?

| April 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

How to build a habit, as told by someone who is in the habit of not doing things.

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