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Tweets of Silence

The events of this past week have been sad.  Sad for our country and the state that we currently accept as the status quo.  Our presidential candidates are both below par.  We constantly complain over water coolers or via social … Continue reading

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The Great Procrastinator

So, when I’m not billing hours, I try to do something that makes me happy.  Eating good food and watching bad tv shows tend to top that list, but I also enjoy writing.  Making up characters and stories that will … Continue reading

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The Negotiation Table

My least favorite thing as an attorney is going to mediation.  I know people who love it, the gamesmanship, how to send the right signals, and the strategy. But I hate it.  HATE it.  My husband doesn’t like that I … Continue reading

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Unmotivated

I am very unmotivated to go to work this morning.  Really, I have lacked this motivation for a few months now.  When I was in public service, I went into work feeling like I made a difference.  Now, I have … Continue reading

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Coffee Free

Against my better judgment, I decided to stop drinking coffee today.  Despite working as a barista during my college years, I never drank the stuff until I started as an associate at my firm.  When I started at the firm, … Continue reading

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The Second Beginning

Yup, I gave up.  I’ll be the first to admit it.  I started on a writing journey that went absolutely nowhere because I allowed excuse after excuse to get in the way.  And here I am, almost 2 years after … Continue reading

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The Gray Hair

I’m probably alone in this sentiment, but I’m not ready to start hiding my age yet.  And, up until a few days ago, I didn’t feel like I had to.  My entire life I have been mistaken for being younger … Continue reading

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Something’s Gotta Give

I’ve had a song stuck in my head all day.  We all experience this issue every once in a while where a song that we kind of know the words to runs through our mind non-stop.  You sing the words … Continue reading

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A Letter to Future Me

A few months ago, my mother brought over all of my old papers, school work and art projects she had kept over the years.  Six boxes of old book reports, science projects and math quizzes sat in my bedroom for … Continue reading

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The Beginning

About six years ago, when my older sister turned 30, she warned me about this milestone of an age. “I don’t understand it,” she said to me.  “I have friends getting divorced, getting married and re-married.  I have friends who … Continue reading

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