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What It’s Like Being A Coeliac

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A long while ago I went out for lunch with a mate from college, who had invited another one of her friends to join us. I was quite nervous as I always am meeting new people and made silly jokes to hide my insecurity (though sometimes I am sure these jokes just embellish it for …

What Motivates And Scares Me

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Sometimes the things that motivate me and the things that scare me blur, leaving me in a state of confusion and anxiety. I want something (motivation) but I don’t know how to get it (scared). It keeps me in the middle ground, the safety zone.

The Tale Of My Unplanned Pregnancy

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Most girls¬†know the thought processes that occur when you are a few days late. You have a mini conversation with yourself that goes a little like this: “Holy shit, what if I’m pregnant?!” “Nah, I bet as soon as I buy a test, Mother Nature will come calling.” “Maybe I just need to have sex?” …

Being Too Scared To Start Achieving Your Goals

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I have a lot of goals in life. A LOT. I want to: write a novel have a successful online business open my own gluten free cafe/bakery have a childcare business be a paid writer for an online magazine (or several) write children’s books etc. But for the most part, I am simply too scared …

When I See Others Achieve My Dreams

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I suppose I’m a bit of a jealous person. An insecure person. When I’m scrolling through my Twitter feed(s) and I see that somebody completely awesome has achieved a dream similar to mine, I can feel quite deflated.