Status Check

I guess you can say that I was a late bloomer when it comes to relationships. In high school I spent years crushing on...

Thy Name is Consent

It was an ordinary day. I went to my second job and worked all day long. After a week of long nights at my...

The Makings of a Frenemy

When you meet it’s like magic; twin souls riding the waves of life in perfect synchrony. The energy between you is magnetic, affirming, revitalizing,...

Free-ish

“Oooh, girl, no, Amsterdam is the sunken place.” She seemed serious and said this with a shake of her head but, at the time, I...

Waking Up to Never

For over a year, I’ve been in a relationship that I never would have imagined myself accepting.  Maybe I should have known after the...

Why I Can’t, and Won’t, Trust You

  A little over a month ago, I resigned from a job that would have killed me. It would have been slow. It would have taken...

When the House Blows In

Dear, darling idiot, It’s me. The big bad wolf. I’m here to knock your house about. Frighten you. Well, spook you. I’m not really a...