1. Kim Nelson: On Being the Shy Kid

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    July 22, 2014 by Kim


    It’s not easy being the shy kid. Inside, you feel like you have so many things to share, but you …
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  2. Sandra Benedetto: Bogeyman

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    July 21, 2014 by Kim


    My husband was the first person to tell me that it’s not normal to anticipate having to defend yourself with …
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  3. Kirk Novak: Looks Like Rain

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    July 19, 2014 by Kirk Novak


    Karen opened the door to her apartment and stepped out onto the small front porch to water her plants. The …
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  4. Anita Mechler: 5 Reasons Why Biking = Love

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    July 18, 2014 by techneata

    Currently, I’m in a state of mourning for my bicycle. I’ve alternately called “her” by the names of “Zippy” or …
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  5. Kim Nelson: The (Stupid) Things We Carry

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    July 15, 2014 by Kim


    When I drive past storage facilities, I often wonder about the secrets locked up inside. Sometimes I picture piles of …
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  6. Elizabeth Gomez: “Being Down”, aka Two Friends; One Earthquake


    July 14, 2014 by 1badmomma


    On March 11, 2011, in a shaking hotel in downtown Tokyo, I found out the real meaning of “being down”. …
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  7. Kirk Novak: Colonel Leslie Wayne, Corporate Gossip Columnist

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    July 12, 2014 by Kirk Novak

    Colonel Leslie Wayne

    Friends, in the United States of America, the Free-est Country in the World™, corporations are people, which means that corporations …
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