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

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

And So I Thank You

“Take that rage, put it on a page Take the page to the stage Blow the roof off the place” Today I remembered. Today I smiled. And today, I laughed. I laughed at what happened about 1.5 years ago. Looking at where I am now, I am proud to say that it doesn’t matter. It just doesn’t matter anymore. Someone so close to me told me … Continue reading And So I Thank You

Why You Deserve Someone Who Will Give You The World And Nothing Less

There are many things we may settle for in life: the meal that has fewer calories, the bad job in the right city or maybe the clothes on the sale rack. The one thing we should never settle for, however, is love. There are many average things in life, but love should not be one of them. Through the masses of mediocre, common and run-of-the-mill … Continue reading Why You Deserve Someone Who Will Give You The World And Nothing Less

Why Women Leave The Men They Love

There’s so many reasons why relationships don’t work. Speaking from experience, I’ve been the person to walk away from relationships and I’ve done it in my last relationship. I love him so damn much but I still walked…so here goes… While many situations are complex, there’s one profoundly simple truth that men need to know. It’s this – Women leave men they love. They feel terrible … Continue reading Why Women Leave The Men They Love

Things You Learn When A Relationship Ends Before It Really Starts

It happens unexpectedly sometimes. One day you’re going about your normal routine when a new person enters your life. A few infrequent encounters and random conversations lead to an exchange of numbers and constant texting. Next thing you know you’re on your first date, really getting to know each other, and discovering how remarkably compatible you are. The conversations flow easily, the teasing is playful, … Continue reading Things You Learn When A Relationship Ends Before It Really Starts