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Krista Ament

Freelance Writer and Blogger

Location icon United States of America

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What we need to understand about women

Sometimes I find myself reading an article online, or participating in a conversation in real life, and I just get kind of fired up about the topic. I've got a passion for the truth. I want to know what's fact, I want to know what's right and real.

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Words on Happiness

I used to think all I wanted in life was to be happy. But the truth is you can't just be happy all the time, it's absolutely impossible. To be human is not to have one emotion, one feeling, one mood, or one anything. We are complex multifaceted creatures with many different elements to each...

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The Impact of the Internet

With so many streaming options online, the internet is changing the face of the entertainment industry as we know it.

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Words on Change

I started a new job a couple of weeks ago. It's a full time position working overnights at a domestic violence shelter for women and children. So I'm definitely adjusting to a new schedule. Here's the thing though, I love it. Here's the other thing; every single person I've told, be it friends, family, acquaintances, or...

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The Quietest Person You've Ever Met

It's really no secret that I'm an introvert. I'll tell anyone who asks, and I'll tell them with pride. But I didn't always feel that way. The stereotypes that go along with introversion are frustrating and belittling. And I'd like to make it my goal to make people think otherwise.

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Look at all my talent

I was going through some old stuff the other day, cleaning out the garage, when I came upon this book I wrote when I was 7 years old for literally no reason at all. This book is just one of many &#...

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Words on Words

I love to write. Always have, always will. Since my very first collection of short stories at the young age of 5, which include a heartwarming tale about a mouse and cat overcoming their differences and becoming best friends, and a how-to guide for making friends yourself (potentially with other humans).

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Drink Up! Here's Why Coffee Is Actually Good For You

Mornings are hard, and some of us need that liquid boost before we can be a productive member of society. The good news is, there's really no need to feel guilty about reaching for that morning cup of magic. There is a lot of conflicting information about which foods and drinks are good for us, and what could kill us.

Words With Kris

She gets up in the morning with confidence exuding from every pore. Delighted in what they day might bring, she puts together a bold outfit without a hint of hesitation. A disapproving look would only amuse her, as she embraces the very things about her that society might reject.