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Time

Some people might wonder how I can “waste” an hour trying to open a bottle of wine, or “waste” 4 hours, a whole morning, preparing a fancy breakfast of scrambled eggs with spinach, tomato, garlic, cheese, onion, and mayonnaise for … Continue reading

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Gratitude

I’m thankful that I have a normal job and something (hopefully) useful to do, and goals to strive for and dreams and visions in mind. That I’m currently “muddling along just fine” (see previous post). That I have such a … Continue reading

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How to be a moderately successful person

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/jan/01/how-to-be-moderately-successful-person-like-me?CMP=share_btn_fb I too am so glad to be “muddling along just fine” (most of the time), and that’s more than enough for me! :D my paraphrased version of the article: get up at a normal time eat normal food walk … Continue reading

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Fables and lessons

Fables and lessons We’ll see: Once upon a time there was a young boy who won a beautiful, wild horse. All his friends congratulated him and exclaimed ‘you’re so lucky! To have won this horse. (and some may have been … Continue reading

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Inspirations lately

Lately I’ve been doing some interactive blogging. Reading other people’s blog post (mainly on wordpress.com/tags, by searching for tags/topics that seem interesting to me, or I want to hear other people’s perspectives on) and learning from and being inspired by … Continue reading

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Why Your Critics (And Your Cheerleaders) Shouldn’t Define You

Originally posted on john pavlovitz:
Those are my principles, and if you don’t like them… well, I have others.  – Groucho Marx. Though we might not verbalize it quite this way, most of us split the world up into two distinct groups…

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2014 – looks like we made it

This time last year, I was sitting here in this chair at home in Holland thinking about my future prospects. Would I ever have a job again? live independently again? Would I ever be able to do something other than sitting … Continue reading

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Why come out?

“Straight readers: Suppose a rumor began circulating that you’re gay, even though you aren’t. And suppose your family, friends, coworkers, church, and acquaintances all began to believe the rumor. Would you correct them? How long would you let them believe … Continue reading

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update

Past: in November last year I moved back to Holland, from Poland (where I’d lived since the beginning of 2012), in the first few months I had a lot of doctors visits and practicalities to go to and take care … Continue reading

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T.H.I.N.K before you speak

I got this from http://shareaverse.wordpress.com/2012/05/06/think-before-you-speak-and-before-you-act/ It’s a good summary of my new years resolution. (which I’ve already failed at. probably several times). Though I think it’s impossible/un-human for all of one’s messages to be all of the above (undeniably true, … Continue reading

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