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Ask What Makes You Come Alive

Ask What Makes You Come Alive

| November 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”

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The Power Of Conversation

The Power Of Conversation

| November 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Inspiration, knowledge, and growth are all generated from the power of conversation: A conclusion derived from a stir-crazy mind.

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Presence and Getting Through

Presence and Getting Through

| November 10, 2016 | 1 Comment

On the loss of writing and the daily self.

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So, You Have a Black Friend?

So, You Have a Black Friend?

| November 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

You don’t have to be racist to promote racism, though.

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To Everyone Who Has Wondered Where I’m From

To Everyone Who Has Wondered Where I’m From

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The long answer to the simple icebreaker question we get asked.

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What Lies Between the World and Me?

What Lies Between the World and Me?

| October 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Reading this provocative book by Ta-Nehisi Coates in book club was a blessing and a curse.

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A Bigger, Happier Picture

A Bigger, Happier Picture

| October 11, 2016 | 1 Comment

“Whatever may be the tensions and the stresses of a particular day, there is always lurking close at hand the trailing beauty of forgotten joy or unremembered peace.” – Howard Thurman

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10 Things You Only Get If You’re Searching For Common Ground On The Internet

10 Things You Only Get If You’re Searching For Common Ground On The Internet

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Why do I need a listicle to validate my membership in a category of people?

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I Am Not Alone

I Am Not Alone

| July 12, 2016 | 1 Comment

Depression showed me how joy stems from the giving rather than the getting. And if it was true for me, then maybe it was true for many others as well. (Content warning: suicide mention)

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