Zinged By My Family: Episode 2, Relationship Skills Feedback

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My family pulls no punches. I think (hope) that means they love me. [ Read More ]

Culture Differences

After receiving my green card to work in the United States, I landed a job in an office and was keen to see the differences in culture between the United Kingdom and the new country I now considered home. [ Read More ]

Self-Knowledge Through A Pipe

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Dear Secret Diary– One of my favorite sayings is the Axiom of the Pipe (Trishmann’s Paradox), “A pipe gives a wise man time to think and a fool something to stick in his mouth.”  Hmm. [ Read More ]

Some Assembly Required

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Marjorie’s entire family doesn’t have a knack for mechanical tasks. So you can image their dread when they read the phrase, “some assembly required”. [ Read More ]

The Fun/Dangers of Rugby

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I was a rugger in college. The sport of Rugby looks like a mixture of American football, soccer, and sanctioned hooliganism. I can’t say for certain what caused me to take it up. [ Read More ]

Mothers And Their Rules

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Most mothers have two sets of rules for their kids: universal rules like “don’t touch the oven, don’t play in the street” and custom tailored rules like “don’t call your sister a boy, don’t touch the dog’s face.” [ Read More ]

He Got All Day to Make Me Laugh [PODCAST]

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Vincy tells the story of making the most out of every moment in life. Especially those that involve strangers! [ Read More ]

Amy [VIDEO]

Sara idolizes Amy Schumer and wants to have a life like her’s. In this story, she talks about he she got closer than she’d ever imagine. [ Read More ]

The Mustard and The Door

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Jenn and I are as close as can be having reached our mutual adulthood, but practically from birth and up into our high-school years, this was not the case. This is the story of how we finally bonded. [ Read More ]

The Fallen Stock of Pokemon Cards

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Like many preteen children, I had my fair share of silly fads while growing up. Yo-Yo’s, Jynco jeans, legos, and gelled hair were among my obsessions. None however stung me as bad as the Pokemon card bug. [ Read More ]

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