An Open Letter To Broken Hearts Everywhere

From Curryousamerican.com When I was in the third grade, I got stung by a bee while taking a spelling test. He came out of nowhere – traveled up my 90’s acid-washed jeans, and bit me – and I screamed in unimaginable agony. “What is it, Sheena?” Mrs. Inglis yelled to me from the other side of the room. “I don’t know, Mrs. Inglis. But it … Continue reading An Open Letter To Broken Hearts Everywhere

The Real Reasons The Hottest Girls Never Have Boyfriends

I don’t know where or when it started, but sometime or another we decided a woman’s worth was dependent on her relationship status. We decided if a girl was hot, she must have a boyfriend. If she didn’t, something was wrong with her. She was inadequate. She was undatable. We were told “all the good ones have boyfriends” and all the rest are crazy. If … Continue reading The Real Reasons The Hottest Girls Never Have Boyfriends

It’s Always Been Her: Why You Should Love The Girl Who Waited For You

Those most deserving of our love and affection are too often overlooked. But to be fair, we aren’t always aware we’re overlooking them. People enter our lives only to later leave them. Some stay for years, others for decades, some for minutes and hours. And then, you have those very few who will stay with you for a lifetime. Many of us are lucky enough … Continue reading It’s Always Been Her: Why You Should Love The Girl Who Waited For You

It’s Not That I Can’t Find A Man To Love Me, I Can’t Find A Man I Love

She must be alone because something’s wrong with her… There’s a fallacy women need to “attract” men. They need the perfect skirt, tempting lipstick and a good blowout. They need to be poised and intelligent, alluring and girlish. They need to be funny and witty, but not overly obnoxious. It’s the woman who needs to fit the mold of man’s dream girl; it’s the woman who must … Continue reading It’s Not That I Can’t Find A Man To Love Me, I Can’t Find A Man I Love