Sharon Mindy

On the Lighter Side

The College Student’s 23rd Psalm

The syllabus is my taskmaster, I shall not relax. It maketh me to stay up late writing papers, It leadeth me to the library on weekends It tireth my brain. It causeth me to stress out over my professor’s grading scale for my GPA’s sake. Yea when I walk through the shadow of midterms and finals I find no relief, for deadlines loom over me. Time goeth too slowly when I am in class and too quickly once I get out of it; My assignments never endeth. Surely stress and procrastination shall follow  ...

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The Time of Our Lives

I hear it all the time. People say, “Time goes by so fast.” “Time flies.” “Where does the time go?” “I can’t believe it’s been a year already; it feels like yesterday.” I must confess that this phenomenon — the flight of time  ...

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The Girl Who Couldn’t Fly

They say you find things when you clean house. This is definitely true. Sometimes you find useful treasures you didn’t remember having (a pleasant surprise). Other times you just find you’re hanging onto a lot more junk than you realized, like old drawings. The one above was  ...

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Coffee ABC’s

Disclaimer: Okay, I admit it — this piece is old and has made the rounds among friends, family, and fellow coffee lovers quite a few times since it was first written. But still, I think it belongs here. If I were to rewrite this now, I would probably change a few things (like Z, for  ...

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Return to the Blog

Do you hear that? That’s the sound of crickets. The sound of crickets filling in a several month hiatus from blogging while I completed an out-of-state move and generally got my life in order again. Okay, so it was never in order. It won’t be now, either. But that’s okay,  ...

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