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My Half-Year Resolutions 2018

Thursday 14 June 2018


On New Year’s Eve, as a die-hard tradition, I would write out my New Years Resolutions. Pen and paper (or phone and thumbs) in hand ready to take on the new year with my self-actualized list. My lists are filled with long shot aspirations, attainable goals, and TBD self-improvement habits I would hope to check off the list in the new year. However, 2018 NYE was different. I made one and only one resolution: to write more.

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Tabula Rasa

Thursday 03 May 2018

Tabula Rasa is something I learned from my early years in college. While this Latin phrase is often translated as “blank slate” in English, I interpret it as the perfect phrase for new beginnings. Every once in a while, when tabula rasa crosses my mind, the significance of it grows and takes a new shape.

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Dear Ex-Friend

Sunday 04 February 2018

RACHEYwrites | Dear Ex-Friend

Dear Ex-Friend,

We’re not friends anymore, but I thought I’d write this letter because I was thinking of you recently. There’s no correct way to have a “friendship breakup,” and sometimes time and distance affects friendships where we talk less and less and less… until we don’t talk or check in on each other anymore.

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