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Middle Class Dreams: A College Education

I can clearly remember a phone call I had with my mom five years ago, when I was still a junior in college. She was telling me the great news that she was getting promoted from an on-call mail route carrier to a permanent position but I begged her to not take it. “Please, just […]

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Lunchtime Poll

LTP: 10/10/11

Welcome to another Monday, dear Persephoneers! It’s time once again for the lunchtime poll, where we ask you questions so you can procrastinate for a few minutes. 

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In Which I Am a Late Bloomer

So for someone who is relatively smart, there are a lot of things I am slow to pick up on. There are words that I’ve found out I’ve been hearing wrong in my head (you don’t even want to know how I used to pronounce “colander”).