Factober

After college, I did a bunch of different jobs - taught English in Mexico, worked in public radio, worked for a web design company - but there was something about documentaries that really attracted me.

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Room full of Success has doors called failures.

Room full of Success has doors called failures.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

A life without goals is like flotsam that is governed by the tides and wind

A life without goals is like flotsam that is governed by the tides and winds of fate.
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She was born in the year of our Lord only knows. The years that a woman sub

She was born in the year of our Lord only knows. The years that a woman subtracts from her age are not lost. They are added to other women's.
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The people will save their government, if the government itself will allow

The people will save their government, if the government itself will allow them.
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We always protect our heads, our faces,' he commented as he followed a half

We always protect our heads, our faces,' he commented as he followed a half-step behind and to her left. It's pure instinct; to shield the eyes. The irony is that the blind have no eyes to protect, and suffer most of their injuries on their legs. But inst
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At a time I used to think that in a world without guards people would walk

At a time I used to think that in a world without guards people would walk differently from the way we do in our country. Where people are allowed to think and write differently, I thought, they will also walk differently.
Posted 2 months ago

I'm quite sensitive to women. I saw how my sister got treated by boyfriends

I'm quite sensitive to women. I saw how my sister got treated by boyfriends. I read this thing that said when you are in a relationship with a woman, imagine how you would feel if you were her father. That's been my approach, for the most part.
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We were not placed on an empty island for a reason, we were placed into com

We were not placed on an empty island for a reason, we were placed into communities to BUILD RELATIONSHIPS and Help ONE ANOTHER!
Posted 2 months ago

They're talking as if nothing's happened, Soledad said to herself, and the

They're talking as if nothing's happened, Soledad said to herself, and the jealousy ran from her ears into her heart, where it settled into her aorta and reshaped itself as longing and desire, the kind of want that makes one capable of poor but magnanimou
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One thing is undeniably clear. We have all had bad experiences, we have all

One thing is undeniably clear. We have all had bad experiences, we have all had tragedies in our lives which help to shape who we are.
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Now I was nothing but a shade of grey - my moral compass ambiguous.

Now I was nothing but a shade of grey - my moral compass ambiguous.
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For six months I did what women do: I waited. This is what women are taught

For six months I did what women do: I waited. This is what women are taught to be good at. It's said that a woman's life is merely preparation for the primal nine-month wait. Whatever the reason, they do it well. Sometimes they drink or bite their fingern
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