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The irony of Chuck Close’s career-launching “Big Self Portrait” is the title itself. The 107. 5 inches by 83.5 inches rendering of Close, cigarette dangling with a devil-may-care expression would never have existed had the artist not learned the power

How to Overcome Every Next-Level Challenge in Your Life

You’ve got big goals? Congratulations. Now stop patting yourself on the back and get to work because you’re in for the fight of your life. There’s a fine line between entitlement and self-confidence. Many don’t know the difference. As a

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Noisy Balloons I laughed out loud when I was recently asked to write an article about an “ordered day.” I teach junior high English and have four kids under the age of eight. I would consider my days the farthest

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A few weeks ago I saw a therapist for the first time. Prioritizing my mental health is the best money I’ve spent in quite some time. Sure, I probably should have gone earlier, like twenty years earlier, but that’s not

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