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Next Step

You tire and you toil and you boil over a furnace of thought and desire, of ambitions and of dreams. You bleed into your work, pouring more and more of yourself into the product, and tear yourself to bits at … Continue reading

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Nothing

A blank screen. An empty sheet. An ocean of possibilities; whole universes of yeses, nos and maybes, and yet nothing can come of them. Each atom buzzes with suggestions and silent words of encouragement- words that cry desperately for life but never … Continue reading

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A Statement of Purpose-Related Short Story

The monitor taunted Collin with every word he had written. Paragraph upon paragraph of why he was the right candidate for the country’s top graduate programs in neuroscience laughed at him, beckoning him to make even more adjustments to the Frankenstein’s … Continue reading

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One Good Story

Ideas. Millions of ideas enter my head- sometimes in sequence, often all at once. But they seldom see the light of day and are left to be pruned away with the neurons that gave rise to them. The silent screams of … Continue reading

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