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My Post-Grad Experience: Abandoning the safety net of love

For months, I’ve been struggling to write a blog post about what I’ve learned since I graduated from college (15 months ago—I still can’t believe it). I came up with a draft about how I felt stagnant for months, worked in retail for half a year, and interned at a local newspaper (but didn’t get… Read More My Post-Grad Experience: Abandoning the safety net of love

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Breakups are Opportunities (to do more than eat your feelings)

As I’ve said many times before, breakups are the worst. But really, they don’t have to be as bad as you make them out to be. I spent some time reading my journal entries from a few months ago and found some really good advice from past-Chloe to present-Chloe. Breakups may hurt a lot, but… Read More Breakups are Opportunities (to do more than eat your feelings)

All Posts, Breakups, Dating Yourself, Self-Love

A Personal Reflection: Relationships, Empowerment, and New Goals

This is a very long personal essay I wrote in June this year–before I started blogging regularly–which I think (and hope) is interesting because it charts where I was at the beginning of my summer journey of self-discovery. Just sharing it with anyone who might want to read it. ________________________________ Disclaimer: I am in no… Read More A Personal Reflection: Relationships, Empowerment, and New Goals