Hustling Recipes

BradensEye
4 min readAug 8, 2022
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A confluence of influentiality. That’s one of my g-spots! Yours truly, a junction junkie here, reporting for duty. I’m the kind of gal who’s allowed an onerous number of intersections in her ongoing decision-making for decades. Throwing myself into a freelance-friendly career mode has been about freedom and flexibility as the tenets. However, what often arrives with a herculean amount of dimension is tension. The pressures of apprehending exactly who I am never seem to cease pressing. I typically don’t require a lot of help with friction in my life. There’s a tautness that wafts in my sunny paces because others don’t easily rate my choices as principled. Variety has become the sex kitten at my doorstep. Both full of exciting kink while equally a tad rambunctious for unfaltering reliance. All at once, the quest of hustling recipes for vitality demands a palate for audacity.

You do what you love and fuck the rest. ~Dwayne by Paul Dano, Little Miss Sunshine

I’ve devoted a stunning array of exuberance for someone else’s stance. I bask in citing the batter that gave another their leg up or tore them down. I think being able to appraise sour versus savory from people’s sharing is a fair way to duck some oncoming muck that could land in your lane. There are hundreds of self-help books I’ve read, a foundation of life-coachy absorptions that resonate nuggets, raw podcasts, and the blessed cornucopia of titillating rom-com films that keep my outlook motivationally disposed. I know if I’m going over something luscious twice, thrice, and onward that there’s gotta be some sincere substance to the validations I’m receiving. I love to investigate differentiations. I squirrel away a person’s jackpot to save for my rainy needs. I’ve found that hoarding a cache of healthy ingredients brews a more fortuitous concoction.

Welcome to Camp Crossroads. I feel like this is the sign that dangles in my mind daily at this mid-lifing moment. It’s part Jason Voorhees and Blair Witch threatening horrific anxiety meets kickass opportunity. It’s a giant pot always boiling with impurities and additives. Also, a place that’s all too familiar from prior reverie. Where dakine swells met wipeouts. Stepping up or off, around or skipping across are immutable studies to scrutinize. Yet, sumptuous matchmaking can be a pricey acquisition. The policies that brought her to an impeccable…

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BradensEye

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