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Braving the Journey of Individuality

Eleanor Roosevelt is known to have stated, “It is a brave thing to have courage to be an individual; it is also, perhaps, a lonely thing. But it is better than not being an individual, which is to be nobody … Continue reading

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Dear Reject

Has anyone else ever felt like a reject? Like that one person who nobody seems to notice or care about? Or, maybe it’s not that no one cares, it’s just that they don’t seem to notice…please tell me I’m not … Continue reading

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Go Ahead, Make My Day

“Each one of us has the power to make others feel better or worse. Making others feel better is much more fun than making others feel worse. Making others feel better generally makes us feel better.” ~Martin Luther King, Jr. … Continue reading

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The Friend Zone

  Once upon a time, a random person said “Show me your friends, and I’ll show you your future.” Unfortunately, Google has failed me, and I have no idea whose quote that is. Nevertheless, it still rings true. According to … Continue reading

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Life is Not a Chick Flick

You know what’s wonderful? Those moments when you can be totally confused and completely irrational and really upset, and the Lord comes in and helps change your perspective. It’s like frantically searching for something in a dark room, and Jesus … Continue reading

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Nutella Is Revolutionary

Somebody recently told me they’d enjoy reading some more lighthearted blog topics, as well as my deeper ponderings. Actually, that somebody has mentioned it to me multiple times in the past few months. SO, in honor of that someone (who … Continue reading

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Are You A Doormat?

Humility. It’s one of those words that makes church people cringe slightly. You’re supposed to do it, but choosing humility normally means making you feel uncomfortable…it often means not having things your way. Humility is like the nasty medicine we … Continue reading

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Dethroning the Disney Princess

I wish I were a Disney Princess. Always smiling and cheerful. Looking like I walked from the pages of a magazine. The girl who all the Princes admire. Graceful, poised, and never frazzled. Plus, have you seen their hair? To … Continue reading

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Being A Preacher’s Kid Made Me a Good Actress

My name is Sasha and I’m a preacher’s kid. When I was little, every Sunday, I’d get up early and go to Sunday school. I’d smile at all the old ladies who talked about what a “sweet girl” I am. … Continue reading

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An Emotional Epidemic

Social media is very eye opening. Just recently I was scrolling through Facebook and…well, here’s a summary of what I saw: Pictures of healthy–and beautiful–girls calling themselves “too fat” or “ugly”, videos of people doing really stupid or inappropriate things, … Continue reading

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