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Dream

  • Pour clore en beauté
    Life

    Pour clore en beauté

    I’ve tried. I started reading all of my old posts, editing, updating. It could’ve work, I can make it work, but it doesn’t feel right. It doesn’t feel respectful. Respectful to the 26-year-old version…

    September 5, 2019
  • Life

    Killing your darlin’

    At some point you know it’s time. Time to let go. Time to move on.  I can’t say I’m feeling this time has come. However,  after four years of writing every week in this…

    August 22, 2019
  • Uncharted territories
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    Uncharted territories

    I feel on top of a mountain. I see a view I never thought I’d see. A whole new world in front of me. A world of possibilities and full-blown freedom. They tell us…

    May 20, 2019
  • Human form
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    Human form

    I had underestimated the beast. After having reached my minimum healthy BMI, I thought I was good to go. I didn’t expect my body to go above and beyond, which is exactly what she…

    April 28, 2019
  • Lazy machine
    Life

    So much to do

    “You. Are. A. Machine.” I don’t have enough fingers and toes to count on the number of times someone told me that. In every area of my life. Back when I was running (can’t…

    March 31, 2019
  • Icing on the Rugrats cake
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    Icing on the [Rugrats] cake

    There’s this 2-hour yoga class I’ve been meaning to do for a couple of weeks. I’m waiting for this chill Friday night or laid-back Saturday afternoon to get to this one, as if you…

    March 23, 2019
  • Sleepover
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    Sleepover

    It had been a while. A while since there had been a toothbrush next to mine in the bathroom cabinet. The noise of the shower running while I’m away in the kitchen. A warm…

    March 17, 2019
  • String of pearls
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    String of pearls

    Forget about the list. I know, it’s quite tempting to write down all those criteria you’re looking for in your dream partner and pray that the one will come if you believe in it…

    March 9, 2019
  • Confidence is the name of the game
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    Confidence is the name of the game

    I was an obnoxious little girl. Or very assertive, if you prefer.  At 4, I already thought I knew it all. I was driving my babysitter crazy. She followed a certain schedule, with outside…

    March 2, 2019
  • Lifting heavy
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    Lifting heavy

    They recommend practicing with a shoe. Or something very, very light. I started with my pink 5 lbs. Because Turkish get-ups are not for the faint of heart. They’re the real deal.  Even with those…

    January 20, 2019