Sexual consent, sadly, still needs A LOT of awareness. However, this post is not about that. It is all about the ways we should open up our minds and incorporate consent in to other parts of our lives.
What's a good way to articulate the experience or feeling of being 'used' by someone without using the word 'used'?
Yes, you're and your being confused can be annoying. But we don't have to be jerks about it. There's nothing great about calling yourself a grammar nazi.
The words that we choose to describe ourselves with are powerful. They give us, not just a sense of purpose, but also let us relate with others. They do one more thing.
When employers say, 'We are like a family' it's typically a red flag. They are not saying that out of love and compassion but strategic motivation.
Mental health issues are serious but when some people start using that as an excuse to behave selfish, manipulative, and downright toxic it is a problem. And it needs to be addressed.
After having way too many unreciprocal relationships, I have come to my own formula of not being weighed down by expectations.
We are not werewolves, I know. But it is said that the full moon brings out whatever is hidden inside of a person. From positive emotions to negative, the full moon is said to highlight the things you try to suppress.
Yes, there a going to be a *couple* editions since NO ONE EVER TAUGHT US ANYTHING WE ACTUALLY NEEDED TO KNOW.So, hello, welcome, my fresh graduates or soon to be graduates, or those overachieving 12th graders reading this. And of course the folks like me, lingo-ing their way in the first few years of “adulting”… Continue reading Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started My First Job: Money Edition I
Never once fearful or anxious, I always told people like it is. All my feelings and all my thoughts. No filters, no restraint. I thought it was the best way to be. Now, I am telling you it is the worst. And here's why.