You have gross details of your own life that make knowing the gross details of anyone else’s life unnecessary. But their lack of necessity doesn’t make them uninteresting. That’s why people watch reality television, read tabloids, and obsess on Instagram.
We need the filth of others’ lives to make our…
Why I’ve stopped submitting to publications to salvage my joy in writing.
Writing, for me, serves a multitude of purposes. For each objective, I do it differently.
When studying French, I write:
And 5 Language Learning Tips for You
Some people are extroverts. They have a great relationship with themselves, a great relationship with alcohol, don’t question the consequences of anything, and dive in headfirst. These people thrive in situations like moving to a new country and not speaking the native language.
A compare and contrast between my experiences in the US and France
There are few things more terrifying than going to the OBGYN. I think childbirth is on that list and the OBGYN is there for that usually.
The first time I went to the gyno, my dad took me…
It’s not Crossfit. But I want to talk about it like how someone who does Crossfit brings it up in conversation all the time.
Do you know that feeling when you wake up of not knowing precisely what needs to be done but you know it’s everything.
You know it…
Because I won’t let myself. But the times they are a-changing.
We’ve all been looking for that “something” that gives our lives a spark for a long time.
I used to think I needed love.
Then I thought I needed passion.
Then I thought I needed purpose.
Then I thought…
A lesson on imposter syndrome.
Imposter Syndrome was first announced in the late 1970s by two psychologists. Suzanne Imes Ph.D. and Pauline Rose Clances Ph.D. According to this abstract in the NCBI:
They say hindsight is 20/20. I say hindsight is WTF lets end this toxic dating cycle.
They say hindsight is 20/20. I say hindsight is whatever you make it to be, particularly when it comes to dating. Many will throw out the old, “I don’t know why I keep attracting…