Category Archives: The personal development of Gina

I Want a New Life Stage (or Two)

When I wrote the title of this piece, I heard it in the melody of Huey Lewis and the News’ I Want a New Drug. For the most complete experience upon consumption of this post, I recommend (if not already … Continue reading

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An Unintentional Life Lesson

The valuable life lesson I learned from Dad that he didn’t know he taught me… My dad was a hardworking man – VERY industrious. Not only did he put in grueling hours at the rubber mill in our town, but … Continue reading

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A 30-Year Retrospective on Life

Three months ago (to the day, it turns out), I wrote a profoundly personal blog post entitled, Here’s What I Can Do, about my suicide attempt on December 22, 1990. So here I am today, exactly thirty years hence, reflecting … Continue reading

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Things I Didn’t Know 30 Years Ago – 7

This post is part of a series. Click to read all posts in Things I Didn’t Know 30 Years Ago. (If you’ve been following along daily, I’ve only added to the list at the bottom – the rest of this post … Continue reading

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Things I Didn’t Know 30 Years Ago – 6

This post is part of a series. Click to read all posts in Things I Didn’t Know 30 Years Ago. (If you’ve been following along daily, I’ve only added to the list at the bottom – the rest of this post … Continue reading

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