I’m Thankful For My Life

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Emotional level: 8 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: The Dancing Plague of 1518 was a case of dancing mania that occurred in Germany, where people danced without rest for a month straight.   I feel that another visit to the park is needed. Already I’m feeling the effects of the week. It hasn’t been…

Don’t Be Afraid To Fail

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Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: Some asteroids have moons of their own.   You can't let failure stop you from doing what you want to do. If anything, failure isn't a means to make you quit, but simply something to help you learn. Learning from mistakes is what makes you better.…

Reveal Your Fears

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Roosters have built in earplugs. What an intense year. I'm just now coming back from loss, sleep deprivation, and torturous thoughts. We've all been trying our best though, myself included. It's not been easy, but it seems to have been worth it. I'm not entirely sure…

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…

When We Feel Uninspired

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Today I feel tired. It's days like this one that make me feel like I have no inspiration left when it comes to...well, anything really. Emotional state: teetering on depressed Mental state: Too. Many. Thoughts. I need a relaxing day. One that doesn't send my brain into a frenzy of worry and panic. It doesn't…

The Good in People

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We tend to look for the good in people. Well, at least I do. It's not something I can help. I often wonder if all the good in the world has been twisted and formed into something different...something that's not exactly ideal. But then I remember that we all still have hope. We love, laugh,…