Wax On, Wax Off: Rejection and the Past

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[E]Coco

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Q. What do you do when you initiate sex with your partner and they’re not in the mood? And when they turn you down, it makes you feel small, mostly due to jackasses before (even though your partner is super cute and nice and kind)? Not that I have any experience with this.

[E]CocoWax On, Wax Off: Rejection and the Past

When Your Pet Hates You: Six Stages of Grief

Hattie McDoogalHumor29 Comments

I’m quite familiar with this process, being a nearly-lifelong rabbit owner, so I thought I’d help guide you all through the stages of pet-rejection grief, should you ever encounter it. I’m working from my experience with rabbits, here, but you can insert any aloof pet: other small animals, many cats, and the occasional dog.

Hattie McDoogalWhen Your Pet Hates You: Six Stages of Grief

On How My Greatest Weakness Interview Response Has Changed, Thanks To The Recession

Claire S. GouldWork5 Comments

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Claire S. Gould

Claire is a social justice communications nerd by day and a bookish feminist blogger by night. She runs the popular blog Bibliofeminista as well as Today in Women's History, a project celebrates a woman in history every day.

Outside of work, blogging, and volunteering, Claire enjoys consuming caffeine, making and appreciating art, watching classic films, and endlessly discussing progressive politics.
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The interview question job seekers most frequently hear (and consequently dread), “What is your greatest weakness?”, is becoming more and more difficult for me to answer. Not, of course, because I am without faults, but because I have been forced to confront my biggest faults and fears on a daily basis during the job search in publishing, particularly the sort … Read More

Claire S. GouldOn How My Greatest Weakness Interview Response Has Changed, Thanks To The Recession