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    For National Novel Writing Month, I wanted to talk about the wonderful things that writing has given me. If you’re reading this, you’re more than likely a lover of words, just like me. The last article which I had written was one of the most difficult things I ever had the chance to write. Putting a ...
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    Have you been so busy, that stopping to think about it just wears you down? Recently, I’ve been contemplating just how busy life is for my family. My husband and I both work full time and have three school age children. All three of them are in extra curricular activities spread out through the week. ...
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    As a caffeine aficionado, I read with deep interest about the Nestle acquisition of Blue Bottle, a Bay Area retreat for coffee addicts where each cup is a labor of love. A few years ago, when I visited Blue Bottle in Oakland, CA, I would never in my wildest dreams have imagined that the likes of ...
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    I would like to say thank you to all the wonderful people on the writing team known as the “Coffee House Writers”. I met the leader of our team about a year ago. What struck me immediately was her love of animals, which is something that the two of us have in common. From there, ...
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    They probably still lose sleep over you. If you’re reading this, chances are you’re grown – and clearly on social media. Your timeline has been full of back to school updates and cute kids in their first day outfits. There’s probably been a meme or two showing how parents throw a party when when their ...
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    Make this YOUR opportunity to achieve your dreams. For as long as I can remember, I’ve had a love for the written word. I learned to read and comprehend complex stories at a young age, and from that I developed a yearning to create my own. As a kid, I would write children’s books-complete with ...
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    Did Conor McGregor cross the line, or has hateful promotion become an acceptable norm? As of July 14, Conor McGregor and Floyd “Money” Mayweather wrapped up their four stop press tour in London. This tour was meant to be a promo for the upcoming billion dollar event, scheduled to take place on August 26, 2017, ...