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The bitcoin of websites

  What happens when you look at the options before you and nothing feels right? Like...the old ways of doing things, the traditional options are just. not. working for ya...? You invent something new. From 2011 to 2017 Republic of Freedom was my primary website where I blogged about all [...]

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Am I Cool Enough?

  I opened the spiral notebook and clicked my pen in rhythm with the ticking wall clock. The double-beat echoed in the corner of the high school library where I was holed up. It was just me and Mr. Donaldson, the kooky librarian with an affinity for coonskin caps. After [...]

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You Deserve This Relationship

You deserve to seen. Really seen. Your full story, unabridged. The full you, crying ugly face and all. You deserve to be heard. The need, the tenderness, the joy. You should be heard and accepted at all points on the spectrum. You deserve rich conversation. Not a one-way stream. Not [...]

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The Roar of Freedom

If there's one key to freedom I can say from experience has made all the difference, it's ditching every last one of your concerns about what others think. I posted about this a couple of weeks ago because I believe it's important...no CRITICAL that you cultivate this in yourself. It [...]

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I Believe In Us

Remember when you were a little kid and you thought you'd grow up to change the world? Then we all grew up and realized it wasn't quite as easy as we envisioned. I, for one, am not deterred. Now more than ever we have an opportunity to educate ourselves (thank [...]

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I Don’t Want To Fight Anymore – Video

I wrote this piece in 2012 when my experiences in the 9-5 world were still fresh in my mind. I was tired of fighting to fit in. I was tired of fighting to like my work. I was tired of trying to conform to other people's ideas of success. I [...]

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Don’t fall for all the free shit

So I’m sitting here with my homebrew Italian-style latte, sporting my comfy pants ready to tackle the day when I see a Facebook post advertising a program run by a freelancer whose work I’m curious about. I scroll through her sales page to get a feel for the program (rarely [...]

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