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We’ll never grow out of this feeling that we won’t give up

I took a trip down Nostalgia Lane a couple of weeks ago and attended the resurrected Taste of Chaos Tour in Philadelphia. This year’s line up was great, and I was going to go to a tour date somewhere. Who can pass up Dashboard Confessional, Taking Back Sunday, Saosin (with Anthony Green) and The Early November. Philadelphia had something extra special though. One of my favorite bands of all time, ever, The Starting Line, was playing this date. The date…

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The Joys of Training

My new job means that I have to drive into the organization’s headquarters for training every few months. Training is what it is: 8 hour days of lectures and educational exercises. It’s like being in school all over again. The Department’s headquarters are right next to the Buffalo Trace Distillery. In fact we are in the process of building a new facility since our office space is being reclaimed for more bourbon barrels. My friends and I got out early…

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People are the most important factor in any person’s life.

I never realized until college how much I needed people. Personally, the only way to make it through anything is with a support system. It can be family, it can be friends, it can be co-workers or it can be a significant other, but it needs to be someone.They don’t need to have gone through what you are going through, but as long as they can empathize and make you feel as though someone cares that’s all that matters. I…

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Salvaging Summer in Washington DC

A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to take a quick weekend vacation in DC with my two best friends. I hadn’t seen either of them since May, when my parents threw me a rather lovely law school graduation party. The whole point of the weekend was that I had spent most of my summer studying and needed to salvage my last summer before I was officially an “adult.” I was about to turn 25 and was still having…

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