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Let's Pretend This Never Happened Review

Author: Jenny Lawson

Release: 2012

Genre: Autobiography/Comedy

Pages: 318

I have to admit something: I’d never heard of Jenny Lawson or her blog (thebloggess.com) until a coworker recently recommended this book. 163 more words

For Jenny (and Rory, Too).

This post is for Jenny Lawson. If you follow her blog, it will make perfect sense. If you don’t, go there, get caught up on the last few years, and then come back. 334 more words


What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?

I was just thinking about my career trajectory recently and then traveled down memory lane to my other career aspirations that never came to fruition. I currently work in publishing, but while I was in graduate school I would think to myself that if publishing didn’t work out I’d become a… 431 more words


The Psychometer of a Polarized Emotional State

I don’t know what lies more: depression or happiness?  The only times I can feel validated to the outside world are when I am zombie-depressed.  I sleep, I mope, I cry, and I think about suicide for comfort.   707 more words


Self Righteous Bloggers Bore Me to Death

Readers either seem to relate to my really sappy posts about something thoughtful or they relate to my more brutally honest posts, of which this one will fit.  898 more words


The Bloggess on Sex with Bears and Apologies

Jenny Lawson put up a post yesterday – Worst Advice Ever

Last week my friend said that her mom’s greatest piece of advice was “Do one thing every day that scares you” and I told her that was terrible advice because you know what scares me?   180 more words