How NOT To De-Stress At Work

With fast-paced lives and news feeds that may at any given time have a higher death toll than an episode or, (heaven forbid) entire season of Game of Thrones, many people I’ve spoken to lately are a bit stressed, to say the least. With a busy job, and heavy community involvement, not to mention trying to…
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My New Running Buddy

I’ve been running outdoors (when it’s warm enough) for a couple of years now. It’s an effort to stay in shape, and it’s also a great way to de-stress. But I also find myself getting bored if I run all by myself every time. I was always more of a group sport person growing up.…
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My Least Favorite Things

“The Sound of Music” advises you to think of your favorite things. But sometimes, I find it more cathartic to list all the things that annoy me. Something about getting them written out on paper helps me deal with the frustration, and sometimes makes them seem a bit less irritating. So here is a list…
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I Still Love Superman, But Neville Is My Real Hero

Recently, I got into a debate with a friend about whether Superman or Batman would win in a fight. Though I’m a huge fan of both superheroes, I took Superman’s side. I’ve loved Superman since I was a little kid. Back then, Superman was awesome because he could fly, bullets bounced off of him, and he…
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The Extremely Short-Lived Stark Kitten Circus

When I was young, I had a pet cat. And as many kids do, I loved my pet with all my little heart. And, as cats are wont to do, she had kittens. I loved those sweet little fluff balls. But one day, at about 9 or 10 years old, I had a lot of imagination, maybe a…
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