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Relationships take effort

Growing up, I never thought much about burning bridges or what it meant to put effort into maintaining any relationship. I mean, I didn’t care. Expecting a kid at the age of 15 to understand the seriousness of nurturing and […]

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2022 Brooklyn Half Marathon

I had initially signed up for the 2022 Brooklyn Half Marathon in early 2020, and it has been canceled or been a virtual race since then. This was an in-person race in three years, and the environment was as alive […]

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Hurt People, Hurt People.

It’s 1:44 AM; I’m unable to sleep – partially due to a long day of work, errands & working out in the evening. Evening workouts are the worst as they increase your body temperature & it takes time for your […]

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Regrets & Mistakes

I’ve missed birthdays, graduations, engagements, weddings, baby showers, family gatherings, even some funerals, parties, and countless other events that are important to most people. Other than saying, “I’m sorry, I can’t make it.“, I’ve never had a better answer because […]

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Dostoevsky

I’ve always been a fairly avid reader of books but I still have my hot and cold periods depending on how much time I have. In 1849 Fyodor Dostoevsky was sentenced to execution but was pardoned at the last minute […]

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Depression & Mental health

I don’t think I’ve understood or comprehended what depression means. The idea about what depression meant was changed very recently while I was on a call with one of my mentors. I’ve been trying to find answers to some of […]

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Empathy is not my friend

I have an awful quality that has landed me in dark places many times. I am unsure how to explain how empathy or being an empath can change you or nurture you in this world. It almost feels like the […]

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Leatherman’s Loop

I feel like someone beat me to a pulp. I ran my heart out today & yet I feel defeated, lost, bruised, and demoralized with the outcome of this Trail/Cross Country race. This was the toughest race I’ve had till […]

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