Overcoming the Toothbrush Gap: a Sibling Post

My brother and I are five years apart, and I can remember the exact moment we both realized just how vast of a gap that is when you're children. It involved toothbrushing, as gross as that is.  We both grew up seeing our parents brush their teeth in a very adult, quick-stroke, foaming-at-the-mouth kind of …

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What September Means

By the time this post is published, it will be September.  For the last 17 years, September has meant going back to school.  But not this year. I thought it would feel weirder than it feels right now.  I thought that in August, when my younger social media friends are posting about school life, that …

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Discussion: What Makes an Adult?

There's a term that's been floating around the Internet for a few years now that's become a very popular term among my generation.  According to urbandictionary.com, that oh-so-erudite resource, the word is: Adulting (v): to do grown up things and hold responsibilities such as a 9-5 job, a mortgage/rent, a car payment, or anything else …

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