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I do not want to do ANYTHING when I am depressed. The alarm clock in the morning is a startling reminder … Continue Reading How to Get Shit Done When You’re Depressed
I am still riding out a bout of intense depression and couldn’t muster the strength for a real post. Instead … Continue Reading Another Mood.
Pain is often expressed through art. We can point to exhibitions of torment across almost all mediums, but comedy is … Continue Reading Comedy Can Be Cathartic
I challenge you to spend one hour each day in November focusing on your dreams. Why? In conversations lately I’ve … Continue Reading Hour of You
When I’m not doing homework on my commute I still need something to fill the time. I tend to recycle … Continue Reading Podcasts are Neat
Since moving to Evanston, IL I have spent the majority of my commute on the Purple Line. I kept seeing … Continue Reading Spirituality & Bahá’í Temple
Recently I discovered there’s another area I’m not alone in! The persistent feeling that I am a complete phony has … Continue Reading Impostor! You’re Not Alone.
Recently I have failed to pencil in time to recharge my batteries and I am feeling it. I have been … Continue Reading You Can’t Pour From An Empty Cup
On many occasions we are our own worst enemies. One of these occasions is when we listen to ourselves say … Continue Reading Take Control Of Your Narrative
Next week I get a speaker at the event DENIAL: Being In It & Getting Out Of It. I reached … Continue Reading Public Speaking *Gulp*
I grew up as a city girl. We lived at the Oak Park stop on the “L” so we felt … Continue Reading Get Your Green On!
Yesterday was a hot, humid, beautiful Chicago summer day. I made plans with friends, coworkers, and classmates to head to … Continue Reading Learning to Go With the Flow
That’s right, I’m still obsessed with Stardew Valley. I spent a significant amount of time maxing out relationships with the … Continue Reading Stardew Valley: Marriage Candidates Ranked
In my teens, I spent a good amount of time playing RuneScape and getting into Facebook games like FarmVille. As … Continue Reading Stardew Valley: Best Way to Lose 100 Productive Hours
I’m hesitant to say it since it wouldn’t be the first time it’s snowed in April, but it seems that … Continue Reading Spring has Sprung: Fun Events in Chicago