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Aiden (Illumination Gaming) created the first curated list from our new publication, Illumination Gaming.
10 Inspiring Stories Published on Illumination Gaming Publication Recently First curated collection for readers interested in gaming topics.medium.com
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Interview with Annelise Lords An inspiring top writer, published author, and senior editor of Illuminationmedium.com
ILLUMINATION editors also posted a new collection covering newer stories yesterday.
Curated Collection #137 Chosen stories from experienced writers for avid readersmedium.com
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7 Lazy Steps to Lose Fat and Boost Health After 70
Dr Mehmet Yildiz
7 Lazy Steps to Lose Fat and Boost Health After 70 Insights from the protocol of a 71-year-old friend who lost 30 kg, reversed metabolic syndrome, and improved his health…medium.com
Painful Questions People Have When They Find out My Wife Is Asian
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My Favorite Meditation Cue Also Helps Bigly in My Everyday Life
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Squeeze the Juice Out of the Present Stop Daydreaming About the Future
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5 Free Writing Tools That Will Make Your Life Easier
5 Free Writing Tools That Will Make Your Life Easier And your work way better.medium.com
Unsolicited Parenting Advice From My Danish Husband,
Unsolicited Parenting Advice From My Danish Husband A secret to Scandinavian happiness is in happy childhoodsmedium.com
The Face in the Mirror — Is That You?
Cedric Johnson, PhD
The Face in the Mirror — Is That You? When you glance at yourself in the mirror, do you ever wonder, “Who is that old person looking back at me?”firedupleaders.medium.com
Reality and the Mystery of Physical Boundaries
Steve Beller, PhD
Reality and the Mystery of Physical Boundaries Material (physical) entities cannot exist without boundaries (borders, perimeters). Sounds simple, but a deeper look…medium.com
How Do Asian Religions Explain Natural Disasters? (1)
Eiji Suhara PhD
How Do Asian Religions Explain Natural Disasters? (1) Introducing Theodical Arguments in Asia — The Case of Shinto Religious Ideology in Japan.medium.com
How to Prevent Thoughts from Swimming Off Course
Beth Bradford, Ph.D.
How to Prevent Thoughts from Swimming Off Course The mantra can be our compass, navigating us through the waters of life.medium.com
I Was A Child Satanist
Christyl Rivers, Phd.
I Was A Child Satanist And I didn’t even know it!medium.com
Human Side-ism Example #4,104,022
Teresa D Hawkes, Ph.D.
Human Side-ism Example #4,104,022 Whose side are you on? Conservative or Liberal Elitists?medium.com
What Signs Reveal a Covert Narcissist is Preparing to Devalue and Discard?
Melissa Kalt, MD
What Signs Reveal a Covert Narcissist is Preparing to Devalue and Discard? When will the honeymoon be over?medium.com
Happy Medium-versary to ME!
Carolyn F. Chryst, Ph.D.
Happy Medium-versary to ME! Feb 16, 2021-Feb 16th 2022 a digital gratitude notemedium.com
Seeing The Bourgeois Revaluation in Literature
Ellen Clardy, PhD
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Reading the Bible in a Year Has Not Been Conducive to Spiritual Growth
Cathy Chapman, PhD
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Create Your Life Pattern and Thrive
Mark Sanford, Ph.D.
Create Your Life Pattern and Thrive Choose meanings that unify your private and public selvesmedium.com
What Spirituality Means To Me In Life
Dr. Preeti Singh
What Spirituality Means To Me In Life Make spirituality simple in daily lifemedium.com
Is It Fair To Ask for an Open Relationship After Cheating, or Is It Complete BS?
Dr. Paula Paz Matute
Is It Fair To Ask for an Open Relationship After Cheating, or Is It Complete BS? So now he wants to be with both of them Because he said he loves them in different ways.medium.com
Perspectives on Spirituality and Truth
Dr Michael Heng
Perspectives on Spirituality and Truth From a Christian Who Discovered Wisdomthefuturistoracle.medium.com
The Future of Patient Engagement Starts with Insight into Their Healthcare Backdrops
Dr. ADAM TABRIZ
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Discover Low-Content Publishing
Dr. Deborah M. Vereen
Discover Low-Content Publishing And bolster your creativity at the same time.medium.com
Traveling the World in Search of Wholistic Health Remedies
Arlo Hennings, Ph.D.
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Collected Stories from Dr John Rose.
Dr John Frederick Rose
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Stories of Hidden & Visible Figures- Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
EP McKnight, MEd
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7 Thrilling Lessons On How Living Abroad Makes You Fearless and Free
Livia Dabs RN,MSc
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What Growing up in a Large Family Taught Me at an Early Age
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Spirit of the Palm
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What Everybody Ought To Know About Freedom
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5 Ways to Hone Your Freelance Writing to Meet Your Editor’s Standards
George J. Ziogas
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‘ILLUMINATION Gaming’ Has A New Look. Here’s How it Was Done.
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I’m A Black Woman Running For Political Office In Switzerland
Rebecca Stevens A.
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Reconsidering Professional Help
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5 Crazy Things People (Mostly) Stopped Doing (Thank Goodness)
✨ Bridget Webber
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Does Optimism Stink as Bad as Pessimism?
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Make 2022 Your Best Saving Year with 3 Easy Tips
A A F
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Why Should Writers Contribute to Technology Hits Publication on Medium
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Daily Done: Part 3 — a Simple Prioritizing System
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A Homemaker? No, I’m a Housewife.
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Medium Cats, Please Thank Your Paws for Awesome Every Day Job
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5 Steps to Find Your Path in Life When You Are Lost
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Let’s Make Invisible Stories Visible #01
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Why Shortform Stories Are The Worst
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How Covid Taught Me to Get off My Butt and Create
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My Medium Most Viewed Stories
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Just When I Didn’t Think It Could Get Any Better
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Use This Tactic to Gain Traction On YouTube In 2022
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Donald Trump Is Back to Twitter, So What Now?
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I Got 99 Problems
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This Just In…
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I. Trudie Palmer
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Jeff the Content Coach
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They Are Trying to Kick Me Out of the Medium Partner Program
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My Own Eyes
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I Certainly Hope Journalists Start Getting Better at Referencing Others
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The Best Advice You Can Find on Improving Your Life
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Kylie van Gelder
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I Hated Odessa Texas So Much, I Tried to Enlist in the Navy To Escape
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King Charles The Third Coin Is Already On Bid On eBay.
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Blessing In The Skies
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I’m a Therapist but Anxiety Still Plagues Me
Leeann Pennington M.ed LPC
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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
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Honey, cancel the grocery store. I can’t write today…
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Before War Against China Read These Insights from an American Who Lived there for 2 Years
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Michelle Marie Writes
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My crippling fear of success
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Five Questions about Life Choices We Must Ask Ourselves Today
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You And Only You
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Dr Mehmet Yildiz
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Dr Mehmet Yildiz
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Happy Twos Day
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Is Rumination A Form of Anxiety?
Jo Ann Harris
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WE GET SCAMMED BY OUR OWN EMOTIONS!
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Song of the Sky
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Is There a Right Time To Move On From the Pandemic?
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What to Do with Memories
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Prevent and Treat Obesity in 3 Steps
Dr Mehmet Yildiz
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Stop Working Like An Industrial Age Worker
Yean Foong (M.Ed.)
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What Is The Color Of Education?
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I Rage Quit My First Job After Only 5 Days
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3 Productivity Hacks to Ensure You Win the Day
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Cholia ‘Lia’ Johnson
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Discipline Vs Freedom: The Great Irony
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Crystal A. Walker
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David J. Meyer
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Still a Business Guy
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Home Sweet Home at Last
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Why Vitamin B12 Matters for Health & How to Address Deficiency
Dr Mehmet Yildiz
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Five Black Movies That Answers Significant Societal Questions
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Frank T Bird
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What to Do When You Realize College Was a Bad Investment
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Curated Collection #50
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Dr Mehmet Yildiz
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Common Garage Door Problems You Can Easily Fix
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Joshua J. Lyon
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Just When I Didn’t Think It Could Get Any Better
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Rank Your Video On YouTube Page One In 60 Seconds Or Less!
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Social Media and Relationships.
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“ARTIST QUOTE” A SICKNESS OF ART FROM An ARTIST VIEWmedium.com
What is a Woman?
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What if life works out today
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🧸Norlisa 🧸Alias 🧸
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How to read a Whitepaper?
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The Importance of Vitamin K2 for Structural Health
Dr Mehmet Yildiz
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Web Analysis — How It Works And Where It’s Used
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Your Subconscious Is YOUR Blueprint
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Science-Based Therapeutic Value of Expressive Writing for Mental Health
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