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On Writing

Writing isn’t just for writers. It isn’t just for school, either. Writing is a tool for thinking. You don’t control your thoughts. They rise from a weird combination of past experiences and held knowledge interacting with the environment. You cannot think about what you’re going to think in advance of thinking about it. Yes, it […]

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How To Find A Good Physician

Here’s something that no-one wants to talk about: physicians are regular people. We like to put doctors on a pedestal because they are in charge of our health, and we’re like to feel that our health is in the hands of the best, but the best are very few, and it’s improbable that you’ll be […]

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The World Breaks Everyone

“The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places. But those it does not break, it kills.” Wrote Hemingway. Over the past few years, I’ve witnessed many a breaking. And I concur – many are stronger at the broken places. I’m not saying that it was a fair trade, mind. Not […]

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My Top 3 Pick-Me-Ups

I wish I could say I was the epitome of self-reliance and organization, but that’s not the case. At least once a week, stuff gets out of control. I mess up my work plans, or leisure plans, or personal projects or, more usually, a combination of all three.  With the mess-up comes mood swings and […]