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The Pleasure of Seclusion

I’ve spent most of this summer away from screens and lost in the real world. Beach days full of swimming, sea-glass scavenging, and plenty of reading. Trying out new veg friendly restaurants and taking day trips in various parts of … Continue reading

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Time Management (Sorta, Kinda)

I have been missing my blogging and poem deadlines. Admittedly, it appears I’ve gone bad on some promises. However, I have tackled some other things that I’m proud of, such as finishing a two books by two of my favorite … Continue reading

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Hello, Goodbye: San Francisco

After a very lengthy break, it’s nice to return back to some structure, as structured as a personal blog can be any way. I’m excited to say I’ve just come home from my first “grown-up” vacation. You know, the kind … Continue reading

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Post-brainstorming, Pre-presentation

I am giving my first TED Talk in less than a week. Although, I’m trying to employ Durate’s structure design, but I feel as if I’m struggling with the simplest point of it all: really driving home the “new bliss”. … Continue reading

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Secrets Revealed!

Not mine, but someone who a good deal plus some about giving a good presentation. Nancy Duarte’s TED talk, The Secret Structure of Great Talks was a good summation of the main points in her book Resonate.  Her video caps … Continue reading

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