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…And I May Have Rabies

A few months ago, I was in Montauk with my girlfriends. I told the story of the trip, but I forgot to tell a few OTHER parts of the story. We had planned this girls’ trip, and we were all … Continue reading

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(Anything But) Routine

#Reverb14 is the opportunity for us to reflect and project throughout 2014.   Each month, Kat, Sarah and I will be posting on a new prompt.  Please check out the #ProjectReverb main pain and join in. Routine: Have you started … Continue reading

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After School Special

These have been hard years. This really occurred to me when my brother knocked at my door on the morning before the Marathon — after he escaped the Nightmare That Was Los Angeles Under Siege:  These have been very hard … Continue reading

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Judge, Jury, Executioner…And Stuff

I think that if God forgives us we must forgive ourselves. Otherwise, it is almost like setting up ourselves as a higher tribunal than Him. – C.S. Lewis I am hard on myself. I find it easier to forgive others, … Continue reading

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Perspective

A guest post by my friend Aimee ****************************************************** I offered to write something on gratitude But I had no idea how difficult it would be to put into 1000 words or less, The overwhelming amount that I feel When I … Continue reading

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Victory Lap

There are things you think are never going to happen. For instance: I’m never going to run a Marathon. My brother is never going to get better. My life will never improve. Things will never get better. I’ll never find … Continue reading

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If You Want to Say No, Say No

The Manic Pixie Dream Girl is a well-known pop-culture cliché. The term was coined by critic Nathan Rabin in his review of 2005’s Elizabethtown to describe the cheerful, bubbly flight attendant played by Kirsten Dunst. Since then, this character type … Continue reading

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Feeling (Not Entirely) Groovy

I think there are two types of people in this world: People who run marathons, and people who do not. I do not think you actually have to run or have run a marathon to be the type of person … Continue reading

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Picky, Picky

I am a notoriously picky eater.  So. This whole cooking thing has been a challenge in a lot of ways.  I cry a lot.  I use my many years of yoga training to breathe my way through it.  I generally … Continue reading

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Resolutionary Locomotion

Every year, I resolve to “cook more.” Contrary to popular belief, I can cook.  I’ve taken cooking classes in New York and Los Angeles.  I have fairly good knife skills.  I have cookware and kitchen equipment that would make most … Continue reading

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