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Thank You for Your ‘Thank Yous’

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Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. This phrase is something I hear multiple times at my new job – Outback Steakhouse. I currently work there as a server, and have found myself vastly driven by the fresh, fast-paced environment. Whether I’m grabbing side dressings, busing tables, or taking orders, I’m constantly moving. My body is finally matching the stature of …

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A Reality within Reality: My Relationship with Music

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Everyone knows what it’s like to have a shitty first car. Or at least to have driven one. The brakes squeal, you have to hold the window straight just to roll it up (which also hisses whenever you get past 20mph), your shifter (if you drive manual like I do) grinds and groans just as you do every time the …

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What It’s Like to Be the 1%: My Experience with Stress and Self-Doubt

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I was lost in my thoughts as I sat there, bouncing my knee and clicking my pen. I felt like my skin was on fire –┬áThis was it, I have to do better this time, have to do better…I looked at my instructor. Her eyes were piercing, as always. She smiled a moment and said – “I have your assignments …

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For you Overthinkers that Love with your Heart and Soul…

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You know that feeling you get in your chest when you see someone you really care about? That tingling sensation that spirals down from your heart and spreads all the way to your fingertips? If you answered yes, you’re not alone – Granted, most (if not all) people could answer ‘Yes’ to this question. And for most, answering ‘Yes’ to …