Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Power of Alienation

one among or one with? There are many negatives to alienation. But there is at least one positive that I’ve discovered. Motivation. I once gave a presentation on alienation in college. It was just another presentation among many but held … Continue reading

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Soul Excursions

Recently, I’ve begun a walk/run routine. It’s part of one of my goals of finishing a marathon. Last year, I tried and failed miserably; I only made it 13k and that was in immense pain. I failed because of a … Continue reading

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The Awkward Elephant

What was that? That person moves different. I’m not a well-traveled person. I’ve seen my fair share of the U.S. and an insignificant fraction of Canada. Japan is the first country I’ve been required to have a passport for. I’ve … Continue reading

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One year on…

And then a full year passed! I know, time moves on wherever you are. I’ve always been amazed by time because it seems to move at different speeds. But just like everything else in my life, the past year flew … Continue reading

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