I’m sorry that we give up on you before we even give you a chance. And I’m sorry that we do that every single time.
Hold a goodbye card before you enter into any kind of relationship with a person. It’s a card I never held and it led to a decade of unhealthy relationships and some plentiful sprinkles of trauma.
Betrayal is another one of life's bitter pills we all have to swallow at some point. Here's how I am going to deal with it.
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.