Amor fati, darlings

Last weekend, I attended two funerals. The first funeral was in honor of a man…

Has “Hopeless Romanticism” Made Women Just Plain Hopeless?

In a world with constant, real-time updates on all of the people we went to…

What Is Chemistry?

The other day, my 13 year old sister and her gal pals were questioning me…

Saying Goodbye to a Friend

Growing up is harder than I expected, everyone warns you about the increased responsibility but…

The Beat of Panic Attacks

th-thump th-thump, th-thump th-thump It is all I can do to not pull my hair…

Moving Out And Moving On: Living with Past Mistakes

Sometimes, you make stupid decisions. It’s a thing that happens. It happens often in your…

it ain't easy being a dad
It Ain’t Easy Being a Dad

It ain’t easy being a dad. Even more so in our family, where he’s outnumbered…

My Favorite Relationship With A Man

The best relationship I’ve ever had with any man is with my dad. He is…

How to Pick Up a Sexy Mechanic. Like a Boss. Or Not?

 By Michelle Allow me to preface this article with this: I’ve never approached a guy…

The Lie of Happily Ever After

Once upon a time ago, we believed in tales that began with “once upon a…

A Dick Move: Guy sends picture of his junk- gets forwarded to mom

So the other day I idly scrolled down my Facebook feed and saw a status…

To My Darling “Boyfriend Girls”

I mean it when I say I am more than thrilled for all my friends…

Casual Dating: A Lesson in Drinking

Casual dating isn’t something I particularly enjoy – quite frankly, it’s something I’ve hardly participated…

x, why, z

I feel like life should be as simple as the alphabet. After all, it ticks…

I don’t know how to write about death

I don’t know how to write about death. But I don’t think I’m scared of…

UNCONVENTIONAL LOVE
Unconventional Love: Not all Relationships are Romantic

I have never been in a relationship. I’m in that awkward stage of being pre-30…

"he loves me, he loves me not"
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not

The other day my mom and I were talking about an article she read on…

Love in the Time of a Lease

By Caroline Moss You had broken up in March, you told me, over our second…

Loving Someone With Depression: How to Cope

I’ve never been depressed. I’ve had my share of crazy, and sure, I have my…

online dating
Online Dating for the Socially Awkward

Dating in adulthood is no easy task. It comes with a completely new and foreign…