Posted in December 2017

He had a math degree

My friend continues to struggle with the aftermath of a breakup that questioned her entire identity, her purpose, her sense of self. It’s interesting that in our constant back and forth texts discussing her thoughts and emotions around the relationship, she consistently refers to him as “the ex.” Not by name, even though I knew … Continue reading

When it rains, it pours

Nearly every day for the past several weeks, I have cried myself into a migraine. Things have been so, so difficult lately. As a kid I never really understood why adults would look so miserable getting through their workday, and when someone would ask what’s been dragging them down, they would respond, “life.” But sometimes … Continue reading