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Is Earth The Love Child of Sun and Moon?

Is Earth The Love Child of Sun and Moon?

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer
October 14, 2016
Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

Living on Earth is expensive, but it does include a free trip around the Sun. We are held in perfect balance between the Sun and Moon. The Moon orbits the Earth, and the Earth orbits the Sun. The Sun rises in the east and sets in the west. The Moon rises and sets too, it just takes 29 days to compl...

What Is Mindfulness?

What Is Mindfulness?

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer
October 4, 2016
Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

Mindfulness is a therapeutic technique that puts one in a mental state that focuses awareness on the current mood and state. One must acknowledge their feelings, thoughts and bodily sensations; acceptance is mindfulness. It is a concept rooted in ancient wisdom and corroborated by current science. Mindfulness...

What If All Lives Didn’t Matter?

What If All Lives Didn’t Matter?

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer
September 27, 2016
Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

Our existence is relevant to us because it’s all we have now, but there is so much more to come after us. We must understand, what do we want our impact on the world to be? If I had a dollar for every time I saw something on Facebook, and wanted to ream out the person for posting it – and didn’t,...

Why It’s OK To Have An Identity Crisis Once in a While

Why It’s OK To Have An Identity Crisis Once in a While

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

Millennials and 20 something’s – everyone has something to say in telling us how to live our lives. Apparently we're uninformed, addicted to technology, self-absorbed and drowning in student loans. While the latter might be true, does anyone really know anything about us, and how we find purpose in ...

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