Heartbreak on November 8th

The day after the election, I cried. I cried all morning when I woke up and the reality of what had happened sank in. I cried when I watched Hillary Rodham Clinton concede to Donald Trump. I cried in the bathroom at my office and on the bus on the way home. While I cared … Continue reading Heartbreak on November 8th

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Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby

Colleges (and even high schools) have come under fire in recent years for their hookup cultures and the prevalence of sexual assault and rape on their campuses. According to RAINN, 1 in 4 women has been sexually assaulted on campus, and our justice system doesn't know how to treat these cases, as evidenced by the … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby

The Unique Empowerment of Rejection

This year, I experienced Failure. Well, I probably failed at many things this year, but I am going to focus on one particular instance here. I applied to graduate school after years of carefully building my resume, studying for the GMAT, and pouring over application essays...and I didn't get in. When I headed into the … Continue reading The Unique Empowerment of Rejection

Let’s Get Emotional…Emotional

*To the beat of Olivia Newton-John's Physical Sometimes I wish I were attracted to women so I could just date my friends. I have such a deep bond with my female friends that has been difficult to replicate in my romantic relationships. Selecting a life-long partner feels like a daunting undertaking. As I've become more clear … Continue reading Let’s Get Emotional…Emotional