Four years ago, when I was 20, a doctor uttered three words that broke my world.

“You have dyslexia.”

I didn’t hear much else after that. I had no idea what it meant and was speechless. I didn’t want to know. It was something that made me an outsider and…

A merging of life has happened to the world. The pandemic has caused a need to re-evaluate what we truly value. Time is being morphed being in the same environment every day all day. On the dreary days, it feels like purgatory. Weekends feel like the week. …

Humans are creatures that need social interaction no matter the combination of characteristics that form your distinctive character. All personalities, introverts and extroverts, are alike in feeling alone during COVID-19.

The epidemic of loneliness has been present long before the pandemic. The rate of loneliness in the U.S. has tripled…

Thinking back to watching a spelling bee in school, I had a situation where I spelled a word wrong. The judges asked me to spell /pis/. I leaped to answer. This grammar rule that “i goes before e” was one I that I had mistaken many times before with the…

The organizational psychologist, Adam Grant shared that “although productivity in a day depends on the amount of time you spend doing, productivity in a career hinges on the amount of time you spend thinking and learning. I like getting things done. But when I looked at my calendar, I saw…

Dear Omi,

You were a one-of-a-kind best friend! In addition to my mom and dad, you were undoubtedly the person who had my back and were only just a phone call away to help out. I am thankful for you and the love you brought into my life. …

Jen Vermet

On a journey to become a Learn-It-All! To learn more, check out my online home jenvermet.com

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