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Life

Fear of Living Alone

I’ve never really, truly, been on my own before. And that scares the living shit out of me. While there is definitely a part of me that is looking forward to moving on and taking charge of my life, there is still another part of me that is absolutely terrified at the prospect.

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Pop Culture

Why Did HBO Remake Mildred Pierce?

HBO’s remake of Mildred Pierce concluded last week and now that the five-hour mini-series has marinated in my brain for a while, I have a few questions. The main one that lingers is, “Why the hell did they make this movie, anyway?”

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Life

I Can’t Deny It: Babies ARE Cute

I’ve never been a girl who plans her wedding or thinks about having kids. After proclaiming myself a feminist in sixth grade, I looked down at my peers who planned their domestic future all through high school and college; especially after I learned how the patriarchy and consumerism dominate momentous events like having a baby, […]

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Parenting

Parenthood: The Best Punch On TV

Last night I got to see the two best kisses (on Glee!) and the best punch on TV this season. The kisses will be well covered elsewhere  this morning. It’s the punch I felt in my core.