Take charge

April 04 2013 So of course I get selected for The Listserve on 1st April… leaving me wondering if it is some April Fools’ joke – maybe everyone was “selected”….? Here is some thoughts from my brain… make of it what you will. Too often people rush headlong into things, be it purchasing a house, …

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A leap of faith

March 31 2013 Preface: 1. I feel like this is a TED talk for email. 2. I think this is one of the scariest things I’ve ever done. 3. I don’t like public speaking. 4. I don’t think I’m a very good writer. 5. I’m not apologizing. The Journey: I took a jump, a leap …

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Class of 2017

March 30 2013 As of March 23 2013, 3:19 PM EST, the Listserve has 21402 subscribers. With that number, it should take approximately fifty nine years for the lottery to get through everybody. … Why couldn’t I have been chosen in, say, twenty years? Hopefully, by then I will have been to places and done …

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Running with it?

  March 29 2013 Hello Listserve! I’m just going to let this roll… I’ll share a little and I’d love to learn a bit more about you all. A bit about me – I have a background in physiology and I love business, people, traveling, photography, medical/science meets business, and relationships/communication. I’m also in the …

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“This too shall pass”

  March 28 2013 I have no story to inspire or cause to champion; I can only offer myself, as I am right now, sporadic thoughts and all. I’m tiptoeing at the edge of twenty-one, a little over half way through my architectural undergrad, attempting to relish in the present because thinking of the past …

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a girl called Emily

  March 27 2013 Three summers ago, I am a fourteen year old boy on a summer camp, trying to avoid accepting that I am gay. On that camp is a girl I’d never met before, with big brown eyes and great music taste. Her name is Emily and as fourteen year olds on summer …

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Mopeds and Magic

March 25 2013 Hello stranger. How’s your day so far? Bet you’ve been patiently waiting for this super inspiring email of the day! Yeah well, this probably won’t be it. I attempted that, but then I realized that I sounded ridiculous. Honestly, I’m still too young to give a list of wise life advice and …

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Caught off guard

March 24 2013 Hopefully this makes it into TheListserve since I am a few days late. I checked my email for the first time in 5 days to see that I had won the lottery this week. I actually hoped I’d receive the email in a few weeks because I’m currently traveling. I had hoped …

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