A true story about a time when an entire family of mice moved into my car.

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Parallels I’ve drawn between my physical and mental health.

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Positivity at the expense of reality is destructive.

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When someone competes with a pet, they’re already losing.

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When helping others comes at my own expense.

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This pandemic challenges the belief we ever had control in the first place.

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These five quotes have profoundly impacted my life.

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The first step in letting go is admitting to yourself it’s over.

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He was right, I just wouldn’t be marrying him.

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When carrying a torch means playing with fire.

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“An axiom of the stalking dynamic: Men who cannot let go choose women who cannot say no.” — Gavin de Becker

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