Browsing Tag

joy

  • On becoming
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    On becoming

    Kraft peanut butter and Chapman’s vanilla with chocolate chunks and caramel frozen yogurt. Perfect combo for a Friday night dinner. After a week of eating clean, my suburb’s origins fire back and I need…

    December 9, 2018
  • Eyes on the prize
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    Eyes on the prize

    I was hiding in a cave. Literally. Trying to figure out the mystery of physics equations. It was 6pm, and I had been up and running for 12 hours at this point. The walk…

    December 2, 2018
  • The quiet observer
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    The quiet observer

    6am. I’m barely awake as I slowly unfold my yoga mat, take a sip of my orange flavored glass of water and put on my lululemon bra, getting ready for my morning practice. Looking…

    November 25, 2018
  • Don't poop on my couch
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    Don’t poop on my couch

    When I was a kid, I wrote a song. Let’s say it was a one-hit wonder. Never made it to the album, nor lead to a second one. With all my 7 year-old seriousness,…

    November 17, 2018
  • Writer's block
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    Writer’s block

    Was making eye contact in yoga class. Me, in down dog, butt right up in the air. Geez, can’t you find another time?   Or worst, at the grocery store, while I was trying…

    November 3, 2018
  • Best day ever
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    Best day ever

    The pressure was on. The big day was coming.  When I was young, we called it the Saint Marianne’s week. A whole week with parties, one for every group of friends I had, plus…

    October 28, 2018
  • PR campaign
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    PR campaign

    Telling stories is my shit sandwich. If you feel as keen about your craft, your business or your creative endeavor as I am about words and sharing the love, and are looking for some…

    October 21, 2018
  • Dream big or go home
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    Dream big or go home

    Who says we’ve got this right to live when others are dying so young. It’s not a right, it’s a privilege. …

    October 13, 2018
  • The thing itself
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    The thing itself

    It cost me a little under 2K to realize that the dream I’ve been holding on to for years at this point might actually be more of a nightmare. As glamorized as it is…

    September 23, 2018
  • Monkey business
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    Monkey business

    I've always wanted to be a creative entrepreneur. Now that it's happening, I'm starting to wonder why we put ourselves into so much trouble and hustle. Is it because we can't do otherwise, can’t…

    September 16, 2018