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Quote the Note: No. 1

Quote the Note: No. 1

Quote the Note:┬áThese will be handwritten notes where I write a small message to a certain someone anonymously. As part of my attempts toward self-therapy, I want to try something different. I have had a lot of pent-up feelings and stuff to say to certain people over the years. For me to keep it inside of me is not healthy. Still, I want to protect people’s privacy, but sharing my message is something substantial. These will always be handwritten notes….

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The 54th Deadline: Action over Words

The 54th Deadline: Action over Words

“Talk is cheap. Actions have value.“ This phrase is something I remind myself regularly. We get too caught up in saying things instead of just actually doing what comes out from our mouths. After all, it is easy to exclaim the “right” thing. I will exercise. I will eat better. I am going to meet more people. The list of the “right” things to say might as well be infinite, but it just means nothing with no action attached. For…

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The 54th Deadline: Envy

The 54th Deadline: Envy

Envy is an ugly word. At the same time, I cannot help but feel it when the insecure side of myself decides to show up. After all, I have been through my share of flip-flopping moments over the years. I embraced every random victory or triumph, no matter how minute they may have been. But likewise, I have had a tendency to dwell on negativity and let my envy perpetuate the problems even further. The more I have grown to…

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The 54th Deadline: Drained

The 54th Deadline: Drained

Gosh, if I could have a single superpower, it would entail being struck by “lightning” nonstop. “Lightning” is my code name for inspiration. In other words, I would feel inspired always. And in all honesty, this would be an incredible power to have for a variety of reasons. No longer would I need to draw inspiration in a pinch, as the ideas could just pop into my head instantly. The sense of fluctuating motivation would be nonexistent as the mind…

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The 54th Deadline: Along for the Ride

The 54th Deadline: Along for the Ride

I have had a lot of down years, and I have a lot of up years. There are days where I wish I could just be along for the ride. As in, I kind of wish my life could just coast along without too many extremes. Still, I guess I have also learned a lot of necessary things with what I have been through as well. At one point, I was super weary. Lots of stupid things kept knocking me…

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