Let Him Love You

You just want to be loved, right? You want to find the guy who was made for you. The guy who will love you, hold you and stand by you unconditionally. Well, here’s a gentle reminder. You have to let him. Like so many of others, you may have described yourself as “guarded.” You may … More Let Him Love You

The 5 Most Important Things I’ve Learned As A 25-Year-Old Millennial

I am sitting here as my 25th birthday weekend draws to an end, and I can’t help but rise to the clichés of extreme nostalgia and reflection associated with such events. As the day grew near, I couldn’t ignore thoughts about where I am in life and what it means to be a 25-year-old woman … More The 5 Most Important Things I’ve Learned As A 25-Year-Old Millennial

Why We Need To End Society’s Idea Of A Social Timeline

To all of the people who have sneered at you for being 35 and single. To all the times you and your husband have been asked why you haven’t had children yet. To anyone who’s has asked, “What are you waiting for?” To the straight-up A$$H0L3$ who have told you that “you aren’t getting any … More Why We Need To End Society’s Idea Of A Social Timeline

I’m Just One Voice, But I Won’t Be If You Join Me

I have been sitting here thinking, crying, begging, wishing and hoping. I’m a 20-something graduate student living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I don’t have some massive audience. Or a voice that demands to be heard. I don’t have this brilliant political mind or a surplus of money to throw around. I have this. This medium in … More I’m Just One Voice, But I Won’t Be If You Join Me

5 Clichés About Love That You Should Take More Seriously

I’m not afraid to admit that I freaking love love. I think that love is magic. It leaves us vulnerable yet strong. Terrified and certain. It makes us cry then it makes us giggle for absolutely no reason. Love is distracting, but somehow evokes this inexplicable clarity. It carries an uncontrollable euphoria. It is everything. While I could write about love in … More 5 Clichés About Love That You Should Take More Seriously

To The One Who Left Me At The Worst Possible Moment: I Thank You

All of a sudden, our ignorantly blissful relationship had a dark cloud hovering above. You had a front row seat to the worst moments of my life. I saw in your face that you weren’t ready to deal with this. To deal with me as I faced the death of my mother. I saw your … More To The One Who Left Me At The Worst Possible Moment: I Thank You