More Nature…Less Stress

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Recently a few friends and I traveled to Greenbrier. For those who don't know, Greenbrier is part of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park located in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. It's a beautiful place with magnificent river spots and tons to explore. It's also an amazing location to unwind and connect with nature...which is really what I've…

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…

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…

Blast from the Past

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Wow, what a week it's been! Between school, work, and old memories and faces popping up out of nowhere, I'm not really sure what to expect with this upcoming week. Hopefully it's a little less confusing. Emotional state: moderate, but confused. As random as it is, I had a dream about an ex last night.…

I’m Still Here…I’m Still Writing

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I'm waning when it comes to keeping up with certain schedules but, hey, no one's perfect, right? The ghost hunt is still going to happen, even if I have to do it majorly sleep deprived and full of caffeine! Current emotional state: depressed and kicking. But what else is new, right? For those who don'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,…