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60. How to… find things to smile about.

Yesterday, I lost my gran. We're still stuck in the house, doing our due diligence with social distancing to help save the world and whatnot, but even us introverts want to escape from time to time. In my case, this is ten-fold in light of the train wreck that has been the last couple weeks...and… Continue reading 60. How to… find things to smile about.

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54. How to… reclaim yourself.

There comes a point in time when you have to admit to yourself that something somewhere has gone horribly wrong and you can no longer pull the metaphorical blanket over your head like you did when you were a little kid scared a monster would come out of the closet. That worked when you were… Continue reading 54. How to… reclaim yourself.

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42. How to… answer the ultimate question.

Okay... I couldn't help myself. I wanted to give myself a little bit of a giggle in light of the fact that it's been a rough couple of days. We'll be heading to North Carolina in a few hours to deal with a family emergency, taking a risk we know we shouldn't be taking because… Continue reading 42. How to… answer the ultimate question.

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33. How to… embrace the dark side.

So, it's true. The dark side does have cookies. Really though, I'm not talking about going out and clobbering that irritating coworker in the kneecaps with a baseball bat. I'm talking about having a little fun. Sometimes I see people post things about SL fashion like "Well I'd never wear this in real life!" or… Continue reading 33. How to… embrace the dark side.

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18. How to…confront those demons

One of the hardest things about trying to come out of my shell this year and step away from those things in my past that have managed to dig their claws in so deep is that they're still there. They're still there, so the temptation in both worlds to simply take a deep breath and… Continue reading 18. How to…confront those demons