“I wish I could take my own advice more often.”
How do you separate yourself from your shadow?
Things that get me red in the face.
A thong-related saga, and hoping to be heard.
Rising above embarrassment, and a racist incident on campus.
A chat with Allie Hanlon about a new video!
Be a hero to a person who is feeling the absolute worst.
In defense of logorrhea (aka word vomit).
The illustrator talks about how unpleasant feelings can lead to creativity.
A fail-safe strategy for avoiding embarrassment.
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