This Year Taught Me How To Let Go

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: “Duff” is the decaying organic matter found on a forest floor.   It’s been a long time since I’ve been away from my other half for more than 8-12 hours. I must admit…it’s true what they say. Distance really does make the heart grow fonder. I…

It’s A Festive/Chaotic Time

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Emotional level: 7Mental level: 7TODAY I LEARNED: A full grown bear can run as fast as a horse! This time of year is always so busy. People run to and fro trying to find the right gifts to give to their loved ones. It’s during this rather bustling time of year that most people find…

Don’t Work Yourself to Death

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Emotional level: 8Mental level: 8TODAY I LEARNED: Rats, horses, and rabbits cannot vomit. We are told all our lives that hard work is important, and while it is imperative that we maintain a job, that doesn’t mean we should work ourselves to death. Most people are working a regular 9 to 5 job that doesn’t…

Are You Tough?

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 9 TODAY I LEARNED: “Speak of the Devil” is short for “Speak of the Devil and he shall come.” It was believed that if you spoke about the Devil, it would attract his attention. That’s why when you’re talking about someone and they show up, people say, “Speak of the…

What’s Best For Us?

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Emotional level: 4Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: Humans are bio-luminescent; however, the light isn’t perceptible to the human eye. The struggle is real today. I’m not sure if it’s the lack of sleep or just the nagging thought that something could go wrong at any moment. When I first started this blog, I had…

It’s Okay If You Don’t Go To College

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Emotional level: 7Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: Before the 17th century, almost all cultivated carrots were purple. Classes have finally come to an end. Something so dreadful is finally over. Don’t get me wrong. I am absolutely grateful that I have the ability to further my education, but the classes always feel like they…

Holding onto Worry

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Lately I've been clinging to feelings and thoughts that should have faded away by now. It's hard to let go of something you clung so dearly to for so long. Whether it be something that's good for you or something that's eating at you, we hold onto things so tight. Emotional state: medium Mental state:…

Ghosts… What are They?

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So, what are ghosts? According to Merriam-Webster a ghost is: "...a disembodied soul  especially : the soul of a dead person believed to be an inhabitant of the unseen world or to appear to the living in bodily likeness." Therefore it can be said that to believe in ghosts, you have to believe in a soul. I…

Suicide

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I know, the title of this blog post looks dark and gloomy, but don't worry. Not everything is as it seems. It's important to remember that suicide has been deemed something we shouldn't talk about by our society standards. That's not okay. I don't like it at all. Emotional state: happy but tired...as usual Mental…

It’s Weird…

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Isn't it strange how many things we remember from so long ago when we're sleep deprived? I've been having so many memories pop up in my mind. They're things I completely forgot about and yet there they are, dragging themselves to the surface like zombies from a tomb. Memories are funny things. They're all connected…