All Posts, Body Image, Self-Love

Zero IS a Size

I know I’ve read before about Sophia Bush boycotting Urban Outfitters because they released a shirt that says “Eat Less,” which encourages eating disorders, and there are some articles about it circulating on my Facebook newsfeed. I wholeheartedly agree that the message on that shirt is obviously horrible and problematic; I agree that the company… Read More Zero IS a Size

All Posts, Loneliness, Poetry, Self-Love

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This is a poem I wrote yesterday and wanted to share with my readers. You spend your whole life with a small group of people. They teach you how to live, take care of you, feed you, shelter you, hold you, cherish you. Then when you grow to an arbitrary age, eighteen, everything changes. You… Read More 20

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

All Posts, Self-Love

Full Disclosure

Over the course of the past few months, I’ve started to care less and less about what people think about me. It’s made my life incredibly easier and more rewarding. I used to try to wait what I thought was the appropriate amount of time before I added someone on Facebook. I used to pretend… Read More Full Disclosure