Saying “sorry” is something so ingrained in my lifestyle that I could easily lose track of how many times I say it in a day. I’m not sure when or how I was taught to precede or follow many things I say with “sorry,” or if it was something I just picked up on from… Read More Here’s What Happened When I Didn’t Say “Sorry” for a Whole Day
A little over a year ago, I published a blog with my initial reactions to Netflix’s controversial show “13 Reasons Why,” so when Season 2 came out, I immediately knew I’d probably be sitting here, typing out a similar blog. When I asked my Instagram followers if they would also interested in my reaction to… Read More My Reaction to Season 2 of “13 Reasons Why”
I’ve currently been indulging in my new guilty pleasure — Sex and the City. I have always wanted to jump head-first into Carrie Bradshaw’s thrilling New York City sex life, because I’ve always felt like I identify with her in some way (but isn’t that the point?). Only on season two, I’m still catching up…with the… Read More A Few Thoughts on Marriage
Yesterday, July 20th, Linkin Park frontman, Chester Bennington, was found dead in his apartment. Cited as suicide, the 41-year-old musician hanged himself and was discovered around 9 AM. He left behind a career, six children, and a wife. He left behind millions of fans (my social media was full of tributes all day). Personally, I… Read More Suicide Isn’t Selfish
Society has always placed a lot of pressure on young women. We are judged for every move that we make, whether it’s social, familial, professional, or educational. In fact, for many, it’s hard to go very long without receiving other’s opinions when they’re not asked for.
I’m the last person who should be giving anybody inspirational advice, but I’m feeling particularly inspirational today. Juggling part-time college with part-time work this summer while also keeping a social and personal life has been trying for me. And I’m only on week three. So far, I’ve had one anxiety attack, one cold, I’ve cried… Read More How to Stay Afloat in a World That’s Trying to Drown You
I have a dating secret for you that will only improve your love life. Are you ready? Okay. Stop looking for love. That’s right — stop it. Allow me to elaborate.
I was asked a while back to do a blog post on the difference between gender and sex because, sadly, many people don’t know the difference between the two. Knowing the difference between gender and sex is crucial in understanding how and why many trans people identify the way they do. It’s important in being… Read More The Difference Between Gender & Sex