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The Other Woman and Why I Need to Help Her.

I’m not exactly sure. Three days ago I found out my boyfriend of close to a year has been cheating on me for 3 months. What is it that keeps me communicating with the other woman? 543 more words


You can keep him.

just another cheating boyfriend story….

This whole blog thing is sparked by such a tumultuous few days for me. recently I started writing in a paper journal to help get rid of some of my anxieties that I was having about my boyfriend. 1,232 more words


My Breakup Project: How I Survived a 6 Year-Relationship-Breakup in 1 Year

Today meets the one-year anniversary that my boyfriend of almost six years, randomly called me up on the phone and dumped me.

Most of the time, when these kinds of traumatic dates come around, we feel a sense of anticipation, of dread, of nervousness. 5,462 more words

Life Ponderings

"I Just Don't Want to Hurt You"

I really love this phrase, “I just don’t want to hurt you”.

Like, WTF does that even mean?

Of course, it comes in other forms as well: “I just don’t want to be the reason you have to leave your job”, “I just don’t want to turn out like all those other guys you dated who were jerks to you”, “I just don’t want you to wake up one morning and decide you don’t want to be with me anymore”. 844 more words


Old enough to know better

This photo captures the last few moments in which I still believed I was young.

It was 7.50am last Tuesday morning.

You can almost feel the joy radiating out of me as the sun streamed into my bedroom and I did my best impression of Jennifer Beal in the 1983 hit ‘Flashdance’. 649 more words

The Bucket List


As an educator, an over-analyzer, and a control freak, I always like to have schemas built up for “what could potentially occur”, so that if that something does potentially occur, I already know my bearings (I would not recommend this kind of lifestyle for anyone else, because it can be extremely stressful). 1,217 more words


What Is Your Love Story?

I am collecting love stories for a project I am working on and wanted to ask my WordPress readers to share their own (I don’t have my own, so I love hearing other people’s). 561 more words