I’m So Glad the Word ‘Girl’ is Being Reclaimed

I remember my aunt telling me, “Oh, honey. You’re such a girl.” when I stayed home and waited for High School Musical 2. I remember my mom telling me on multiple occasions, “Will you stop doing that? You’re not a girl!” I even remember my dad getting mad because he thought I acted “too feminine.” … More I’m So Glad the Word ‘Girl’ is Being Reclaimed

It’s Okay if You Can’t Make a Long Distance Friendship Work

I felt so guilty for thinking this, but I thought it: I was sick and tired of long distance friendships. It’s all I’ve ever had. I’m so, so tired of talking to a screen. There was only so much a nomad like me could take, especially when you had the option of not replying. … More It’s Okay if You Can’t Make a Long Distance Friendship Work

How to Be Unbreakable

Netflix has blessed us yet again with another season of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, when I was going through hard times, it kept me calm and made me feel safe. And not just safe… It made me feel unbreakable. Three seasons later, I still feel unbreakable. In fact, I feel stronger now more than anything. I feel myself getting better. I feel myself wanting to get better. … More How to Be Unbreakable