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How Hawaiian Nerds Saved Me

2 weeks ago

“If anyone saved me, it was the science fiction people.” – Harlan Ellison I grew up on the island of Maui, Hawaii during the 1990’s and loved sci-fi, fantasy and comics. Movies like Jurassic Park, Star Wars and Back to…

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Living with Fibromyalgia

6 months ago

Every day we see people and we ask “how are you?” There are days when I really want to answer, “right now I am in so much pain that my clothes are hurting me, and my hair is burning my…

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Worried about Family Conflicts this Holiday Season?

11 months ago

During the holidays it is common to have many family get-togethers. However, some may experience parents and in-laws, siblings, cousins, and all other family extensions, as too much. For many people, sayings like:  “Family is everything,”  “Blood is thicker than…

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When “Home for the Holidays” Feels Uncomfortable

12 months ago

The holidays are supposed to be a chance to spend meaningful time with family: gathering together to enjoy each other’s company, sharing in and creating memories and stories of holidays past and hopes for the future. Many of us are…