Some feel too loud and love too quiet

Some of us are just that way. It’s all feelings, hard, fast, and simple. We give out passes like raffle tickets, handing them out to any and everyone. We leave the gate to our hearts open. Learn a secret, ask for them all, and be given them gladly. It is…

Is Love Magic Or A Choice

Everyone says

“Love isn’t a feeling”

“Its a choice”

That terrifies me

Only relationship I’ve ever had has been long term

And real

But

I’ve always been good at smart decisions

Logical choices

What if this thing

Me and her

Is just the logical choice

Not fate or stars or…

The Oldest Productivity Hack

A plan is critical if you want to be productive. No explorer has ever gotten where they wanted to go without a map. It is no different in the things we attempt today, be it business, education, or fitness. A good plan does not determine how far you will go…

Bad News and Regretted Decisions

Sometimes when it rains it pours. And sometimes it doesn’t rain at all because that would be too easy. That would give you a place to hide and convince the world that you do feel like the sky is falling. Sometimes it just stays sunny.

Ever prayed for rain?

Anyone besides a farmer or…

Some Odd Ideas to Make You Question The Ways of The World

Do you think the people who came before us would be disappointed?

Going beyond the impressive people who history remembers like Aristole, or Lewis and Clark. What about the average ones? The standard guy who gathered firewood, or the weaver girl who made clothes for the local market. What about the Indian brave leading the party to find the survivors of Custor’s…

There are no right answers

Sometimes there aren’t right answers. Everyone likes to claim the moral high ground and look down on folks for daring to choose a position that is against their own. But sometimes there are no right answers. There are just choices.

I Don’t Watch The News

I try not to keep up with current events. I…

Right hands to great bosses

Leaders are the ones who make the news. The ones who made the big plays, the big decisions, the power moves that changed the world, saved the day, won the game. It is always the leaders who are the talk of the town.

Natural Born

Some people are natural-born leaders. They step…

Mallory Elizabeth Baskin

A Southern Girl trying to get good at this writing thing. Talking about being gay, getting better, and making life worth living. mallorybaskin.com

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