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Hoarding and Saving For A Better Tomorrow

I grew up in a small town in the high desert of Southern California. Nestled in a valley were two towns. San Jacinto was a little more rural and that’s where my mom’s second husband’s parents owned a livestock auction. … Continue reading

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Book Report 4: Becoming Nicole

“Who we are is inseparable not only from who we think we are, but from who others think we are.” It’s rare that I tear through a book in a matter of days. I’m usually a slow and methodical reader, … Continue reading

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A Review of the Steve Jobs movie

I did it. I caved. I promised myself I wouldn’t do it. But, I found I had some free time a couple days ago and a little extra money in my pocket. Wow. That sounds like I’m a recovering alcoholic … Continue reading

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Free Yourself

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Me & Cheese

I just finished describing my hate relationship with cheese to a friend. I’ve never had an official diagnosis. But, looking back at my childhood, lactose intolerance is clearly the issue. When I explained that I used to work in pizza … Continue reading

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Book Excerpt: Alan Turing, The Enigma

I’m currently reading Andrew Hodges’ wonderful and indepth Alan Turing: The Enigma. I’m only about 20% of the way through. Thankfully, I made it through the somewhat dense history of the status of early 20th century maths. And I just … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreams Are Not Made of This

Between what happened to me earlier in the week (I was followed and verbally harassed by two men and two women for two blocks on the way home through Capitol Hill) and reading about the crap going on right now … Continue reading

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