Barcarole for Paper and Bones

https://youtu.be/rNleIeeF9_0 Here's some more reading for you today, another story that I loved as a kid--pretty dark stuff but that shouldn't come as a surprise. Not too scary or violent, I remember reading this at the end of the dock watching the waves roll in when I was 7 or 8. I also remember sleeping …

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Beyond the Door by Phillip K. Dick

https://youtu.be/m-ZZrK3xtms This is an audiobook recording of Beyond the Door by Phillip K. Dick, available under public domain. Welcome, stranger! My name is Allyson. I am a recent college graduate, a writer and a traveler with stories to share. I post new videos every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. What else would you like to hear …

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Follow the Water by Jennifer L. Holmes

https://youtu.be/FczP60jP7Pg Today is Self-Love Sunday, a day that I talk about an issue related to self-growth, positivity or self-love. In today's episode, I read a short story called Follow the Water, written by Jennifer L. Holmes. I love listening to audiobooks while I get ready in the morning, while I drive to work or during …

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Embarrassing Childhood Stories | Chat While I Clean

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQCx3aWUVEE&t=14s I meant to have this video up last night, but it's been sort of a hard week. Today I half-heartedly clean a shelf while I tell you embarrassing stories from my childhood. I'll tell you about the time I joined the fifth-grade band and ruined everything, as well as about the time that same …

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Is Eating Disorder Recovery Possible? | Self Love Sunday

https://youtu.be/JfigZMv1Lpw Self Love Sunday is a day to talk about topics related to growth and self-acceptance. Today, we talk about my experiences with anorexia and what my "new normal" looks like post recovery. I try to answer whether recovery from anorexia is possible and honestly reflect on my mental health. The National Association of Anorexia …

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DEALING WITH POST-GRADUATION BLUES | SELF-LOVE SUNDAY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lyl8OjHk0_A Self-Love Sunday is a day to chat about positivity, self-acceptance, growth and self-love. In today's video, I discuss the feeling of "post-graduation blues" which is an emotional lull and a feeling of directionlessness following major life changes. I then deliver practical advice to attack it. My last three-and-a-half years were dominated by a five-class …

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