Genius in a Bottle
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Genius in a Bottle

This Year I Decided Not to Celebrate My Birthday

The universehadbetterplans and I received a priceless gift!

Photo by Sofiya Levchenko on Unsplash

I was fortunate for 35 years with numerous surprises, celebrations, gifts, and affection. It was as if my life was mattering only during that uncommon day. I will forever be grateful for all the love I received, whether it was genuine or a show.




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Myriam Ben Salem

Myriam Ben Salem

I'm an Animal Lover & Advocate, grown kid, lifelong learner, storyteller, stoic, and edutainer. I write personal, psychological, and philosophical essays!

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