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How to Be Resolution-less (But Not a Slob) in 2015

As the final page of my 2014 calendar floated to the floor like a wilting flower petal, I turned my eyes to the bright, new year. Each empty, white square filled me with hope; every blank space was suspense, and I waited with anticipation to discover what could come. I could jot down anything I […]

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Who Needs Resolutions When You Have God-Sized Dreams?

My father is a man who speaks only in one-line quips.  Or long-winded monologues about responsibility and commitment, but those are reserved specifically for his children (even now that we’re adults).  There’s really no in between.  The rest of him remains a fragmented jigsaw, his crucial pieces buried beneath layers of epidermis and introversion.  Even […]

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