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The time is now

For longer than I’d care to admit, I’ve felt as though I’m waiting for my life to start. I could blame it on a bad breakup that took much too long to get over; I could blame it on the fact that I only recently finished my bachelor’s degree in information technology or I could blame it on the fact that I had four or five different jobs in one year.

But the fact of the matter is I’ve been holding out for a salvation of sorts. Not a holy trinity kind of salvation, but more of a “I’m struggling now, but sooner than later all these things will fall into place” kind of salvation.

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5 tips for having the time of your life in high school

Many of my friends and acquaintances will say the same canned statement about me: “everybody knew him in high school!”

Of course, I hope that’s not the only thing they say.

The reality of the matter, though, is that everybody really did know me in high school.

Somehow, someway – in other words, without really trying – I was able to graduate as the valedictorian of my senior class yet also go to countless parties, win prom king my senior year, spend tons of time on personal hobbies and other side gigs, and perhaps best of all, steal a couple kisses here and there.

prom-king

Therefore, here are five tips you can follow to make your high school experience as awesome mine was.

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