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It’s not fitness. It’s Life.

BREAKING NEWS! I joined the gym today. This is something I’ve been grappling with for about six months. Living in the Mission and working downtown, it’s been difficult to be as active as I like. A Little BackgroundI’m the first … Continue reading

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Shoes

Check it out! I have new shoes. Well, they’re not really new shoes, but new-to-me shoes. I’ve had a mild obsession with shoe shopping as of late. In the last two weeks, I’ve been in … (I had to stop … Continue reading

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Marriage

Where I grew up, girls were expected to grow up to be pretty women to find a man to marry and take care of them and then have his children. If you went to college, it was to get a … Continue reading

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Dirty Laundry

There’s a lot of heavy shit going on. There’s a lot of hurt feelings, anger and fear. Family stuff is tough. Every family has laundry. Sometimes it’s clean, sometimes the mud is flying. Right now, we could use a lot … Continue reading

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When Religion and/or Spirituality Meet Politics

George Lakoff drew this connection most directly, albeit simply. In Lakoff’s linguistic study politics, he noticed two family models that correlated roughly to progressive and conservatives. (This is very simplified. For a more detailed version, read at least the first … Continue reading

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