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Emily Carter
Transcending painful experiences into positive passion and self-love
Transcending painful experiences into positive passion and self-love
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Growing in Love & Why I'm Not Falling in “It” Anymore!
ACT 1: The Fall—Shh...it. “Once Upon A Time,” is usually how
the fairy tale love stories begin. While the message is culturally
strong from an early age, it does little to actually clue you in on
what real love is like. Growing up and through personal exper...
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The Perfect Illusion: A Letter to My Former Lover
I'm
now realizing that relationships tend to end the way they begin and
in our case it was fast and furious with a side of “why the hell
not?”! It didn't start out as alarmingly obvious. No, that took
nearly 2 years from when we first met to today to comple...
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A Practice in Being Present: Roller Coasters
I feel like an energetic Disney World is right around the corner. I'm on the precipice of great things, just not quite yet. It's the feeling you get as you're sitting strapped down in a roller coaster car. You're secretly hoping everything goes as it usuall...
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Lucky 13: Post-Divorce or Breakup Words of Wisdom
So much has been going on in my life
lately that I forgot what it's like to be with myself for a bit. Amid
all the challenges, struggles, changes, and blessings I have managed
to disconnect. As I was working I thought about all sorts of
things, and then it ...
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It's been over a year since I've posted anything and I can tell you it feels good to be back! As per my usual, it's vulnerable and personal.
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Landslide Brought You Down?
Sometimes
life can feel utterly overwhelming and yesterday was like that for me
and many people I know. I couldn't hold back or maintain "composure".
I cried getting massaged and afterward too. I pulled myself together
to spend time with my boys, and again ...
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Landslide Brought You Down?
Sometimes
life can feel utterly overwhelming and yesterday was like that for me
and many people I know. I couldn't hold back or maintain "composure".
I cried getting massaged and afterward too. I pulled myself together
to spend time with my boys, and again ...
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Gay Q & A: Acceptance, Religion, Addiction, and Biology
How did you come to accept that you are gay? The acceptance process of being gay was a rather long and
drawn out one for me. While it was obvious to many, or perhaps maybe not to
some, I was in strict denial of it for most of my life. It wasn't until my lat...
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No Filters: Straight Up, I’m Gay!
Wow. It feels so good to say that and admit it more
publicly. Are you still with me? Okay, good. BREATHE. Now, some of you are
excited, happy, and glad for me and others may be anxious, sad, surprised, shocked,
scared, or worried. No need to fear, I’m compl...
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My Purpose: Is It All Worth It?
My heart is a bit tender
this evening. As I reflect upon a few things I realize I am afraid of being all
of me. I'm afraid of being amazing, big, intense, and stepping into my role as
an influencer on a larger scale. God did not give me the experiences and
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