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Holistic still starts somewhere.

Graduate Record Exam, or other entrance exams for graduate programs – the opportunity to showcase your ability to sit through a tedious exam and to maintain the mind to think logically and pick the right answers, while pressure closes in the bubble … Continue reading

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An open letter to people who disappeared from my life

This is to anyone who has brought significant presence into my life, despite the amount of time, and taught me something, but has left me just as quickly as they entered: an acquaintance who experienced life with me but we never … Continue reading

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Hesitantly flattered and quickly insulted.

I’ve never been good at compliments, giving them or receiving them. I’m finding myself better at giving compliments and expressing different praises through working with children though, but I still have difficulty and feelings of awkwardness when I am on the … Continue reading

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Expanding the comfort zone

It’s cheating I know but I have so much to write for this month and I do not have time today so I am starting this post and will update it with the boat loads of thoughts and events that … Continue reading

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Spring-full news

It’s March, the best time of every year. Well, best and maybe worst. It starts pretty well and it could end either even better or downright awful. For me, March always ends nicely because it pretty much ends with my birthday. … Continue reading

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Why don’t we praise effort?

Do you downplay your efforts when you achieve something or even when you don’t achieve something, just to seem…cool or cooler? Why is exhibiting effort or trying hard a negative thing? Maybe cool is not the correct word, but my … Continue reading

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A blast from the past, a timeless truth.

So I recently connected with an old friend from elementary school. I reached out this time. I was motivated to reconnect since I ran into two old faces during the Thanksgiving break. I’m just so surprised by who people become. … Continue reading

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