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Prompt: The Last Time I Left My Comfort Zone

This prompt originates from this list. Write about the last time you left your comfort zone. At the time I am writing this, I am typing this post in advance so for clarification I am adding a specific date for an event I am recounting. The event I am going to talk about happened on…… Continue reading Prompt: The Last Time I Left My Comfort Zone

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Prompt: What I Was Really Thinking

This prompt originates from this list. Write about what you were really thinking. This was something that happened recently. It was two weeks ago on a Sunday when I went shopping with my parents. We stopped for lunch at a Popeye’s inside the mall. There was only one empty table with four seats left so…… Continue reading Prompt: What I Was Really Thinking

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Prompt: How High School Changed Me

This prompt originates from this list. Write about your time in high school and how it changed you. Oh booooy, this is a true can of worms I didn’t want to open. High school sucked majorly in more ways than one. I might be a complete Debbie Downer for this post since I have a…… Continue reading Prompt: How High School Changed Me

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People Pleaser

A big part of my social anxiety is how often I can’t distinguish between if I’m acting the way I am because I am under the influence of my anxiety, or am I acting the way I am because this is my real personality coming out? Not everyone who has social anxiety has gone through…… Continue reading People Pleaser

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Prompt: When I Knew It Was Over

This prompt originates from this list. Write about when you knew it was over. It was fourth grade and I was friends with a girl named Beatrice. We sat together in homeroom and for some classes because those were our assigned seats. Each student was allowed to store their books and pencil cases in their…… Continue reading Prompt: When I Knew It Was Over

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Prompt: An Open Letter to My Future Self

This prompt originates from this list. Write an open letter to your future self. Dear Future Nat, I truly hope that at the time you are reading this, you are living a life that is much happier and freer than the one I am currently in. Finding my niche is very hard and I don’t…… Continue reading Prompt: An Open Letter to My Future Self

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September Blogging Challenge #20

It’s my second to last prompt for this challenge! 🙂 How exciting! If you are inspired to do this prompt on your own blog, there is a link with the full guidelines at the very bottom of this post. Additionally, a link to my first prompt answer, where I describe why I am doing this…… Continue reading September Blogging Challenge #20