Sunday, May 26 2024 - 12:05 AM

In Between

Jael Amador, a young adult living in New York City, writes about her journey through school, health habits, friends, spiritual discoveries, and more.


lady in bed

I once had a scary case of sleep paralysis. Sleep paralysis is when a person temporarily experiences an inability to move immediately after waking up. …

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Time to See

arm extended into the light

I’ ve been exposed to the Bible since I was born. My parents are both Christians and have been telling me about Jesus my entire …

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The Secret to Happiness

girl with balloons

I’ve been journaling for a long time. I’m the type that will journal ferociously for several months and then completely stop writing. A few months …

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The Mess in My Closet

Upwords Game

In terms of moving, my childhood was pretty stable. I think I moved approximately three times throughout my childhood, adolescence, and teen years. That number …

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Weekend In the Rain

people waiting for bus

“Can nothing go right?!” I was at my wit’s end! I had been planning a fun weekend at my parent’s house for some of my …

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Who You Telling?!

girl telling someone something

Colloquialisms, expressions, and idioms have a special place in my heart. I find them very interesting because they seem to give a little insight into …

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Thinking About Me

lady driving car

I have a teeny tiny red Toyota Echo. What’s that? You’ve never heard of the Toyota Echo? Well, that’s because they don’t make it anymore. …

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I Like My Face

two young women with hats on talking

For the past couple of months I’ve been mentoring a teen in my neighborhood. She’s incredibly intelligent, funny, and kind. I absolutely love spending time …

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My New Planner

daily planner

Every few months or so, I get frustrated with the lack of progress in my life and I spend money on a new (sometimes expensive) …

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