Some Women Just Don’t Want Kids

One of the most annoying things about being a woman who doesn’t have children is that everyone is constantly asking you if/when you’re going to have children. I’m 34 years old and I’ve been married to my husband for almost eight years. We don’t have any kids and we don’t want any kids. Every time… Continue reading Some Women Just Don’t Want Kids

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Let’s Be Real About Celebrating Other People’s Success

People are always talking about supporting one another and celebrating other people’s success, but let’s be real. I’m not always happy and excited to see another person succeeding. I don’t want to celebrate their accomplishment because it’s not mine. There, I said it. Truthfully, seeing another writer get a publishing deal or have something go… Continue reading Let’s Be Real About Celebrating Other People’s Success

Your Life Doesn’t Have to Follow a Certain Timeline

I have been a straight-A student my whole life. I spent a lot of time doing homework and studying, but honestly, school just came naturally to me. I graduated high school third or fifth in my class and went onto college with plans of attending law school. I was hell-bent on becoming a lawyer one… Continue reading Your Life Doesn’t Have to Follow a Certain Timeline

Why Aren’t We Ever Good Enough?

Last weekend, I ran a PR (personal record) in the 10k. I beat my previous best time, which was from 2013, by just over three minutes. I also placed third in my age group, which I definitely wasn’t expecting. After seeing my results, I was really happy and proud of myself. I had a near… Continue reading Why Aren’t We Ever Good Enough?

I Don’t Have a Tribe

I always see other women posting on social media about their tribes and it makes me wonder why I don’t have one. I have friends, sure, but I don’t have a tribe. I don’t have a group of other women rallying around me in support, good times and bad. I don’t have a ride or… Continue reading I Don’t Have a Tribe

Let’s Be Real About Public Bathrooms

Ok, let’s be real about public bathrooms. Ladies, what the actual fuck is going on in there? How is it possible to get so much pee on the toilet seat? It’s not even like you have to aim at anything. I can maybe understand if you are hovering and a couple of drops get on… Continue reading Let’s Be Real About Public Bathrooms