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Finding What I Deserve
JUNE 28, 2015
  • BY
  • KATHERINE DEUTCH

I consider myself to be a strong, independent, and successful woman. My family and schooling were structured around having high standards, where resilience and self-respect were essential components of daily living.  These ideals…

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What I Want My Sister to Know About Love
MAY 17, 2015
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  • JULIA-ROSE LIPTAK

I solemnly pulled another tissue from the box bedside and handed it to my sister. After all, one of the unofficial responsibilities of being a big sis is emotional support during breakups….

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The Happiness and Heartbreak of a Summer Romance
MARCH 29, 2015
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  • SALEAH BLANCAFLOR
  • WWW.SALEAHBLANCAFLOR.COM

Last summer was my last one as a college student before officially graduating in December and making my way into the scary real world. I knew I wanted to make it memorable,…

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Embrace Being Smitten
MARCH 16, 2015
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  • ALEXIS RAE

A friend of mine is seeing a guy from her hometown, and she’s so smitten. Smitten is a dumb word that I rarely feel is appropriate, but I can’t think of another…

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I Really Like You, But I’m Scared to Tell You
JANUARY 28, 2015
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  • TYLER FRANCISCHINE
  • WWW.TYLERFRANCISCHINE.WORDPRESS.COM

Here I am in the mirror, psyching myself up for the big moment: “Can I talk to you about something?” No, don’t start like that. He’ll think you’re about to say you…

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The One I Want Beside Me
JANUARY 21, 2015
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  • DANIELLE MA
  • WWW.DANIELLEPMA.TUMBLR.COM

So, last night I had my first post-breakup drunk texting episode. These are the facts: 1. I didn’t text my Ex. 2. I did text 5 other Boys. 3. 1 of those…

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Love Fading Through the Distance
JANUARY 1, 2015
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  • DANIELLE PATRICIA
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Across 3,000 miles, she was reduced to a shell of herself. No one told her that between the witty texts and swapped photographs, the whole magic of a person could be lost….

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I Hate Dating
DECEMBER 18, 2014
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  • ALEXIS RAE

I hate getting my hair cut. I hate getting my nails done. I hate walking into stores with helpful sales associates. I hate chatty waiters and waitresses. I also hate dating. And…

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You Are Good Enough
DECEMBER 3, 2014
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  • KELLI LORD
  • WWW.TEACUPSBLOG.COM

When I was younger, I was filled to the brim with confidence. I was going to be a famous writer, and at the age of eleven I set out to do everything…

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I Want You to Want Me
DECEMBER 1, 2014
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  • ALEXIS RAE

“So, what are we doing?” Her heart raced more asking this question than it did from any of their other interactions – whether she was trying to look like she wasn’t watching…