Black Friday Is Stupid, But Here Is What I Would Buy
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Black Friday Is Stupid, But Here Is What I Would Buy

Let it be known that I hate Black Friday #content. I hate the idea of spending an entire day either online in your bedroom or on line in real life just to score something that was already expensive for a little bit less than normal. We’ve all seen the videos of Walmart and Target shoppers piling over each other to buy some flat screen TVs. No thanks. I’m a small person with a great propensity to trip and fall. One trip to Target and you would never hear me again.…

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3 Years of I Love You
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3 Years of I Love You

I recently celebrated my three-year anniversary with my boyfriend, Gatsby. I’m generally introspective and retrospective in nature, but birthdays and anniversaries make me especially so. I try to think about where I was the year prior: where was my head? What was my cause of anxiety, and do those things matter to me anymore? And then I pick apart the 365 days between then and now. I configure a timeline in my head of the highs and lows of the year, and set goals for myself for the year ahead.…

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An Ode To The Women Before Me: My Personal List Of Career Heroes
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An Ode To The Women Before Me: My Personal List Of Career Heroes

When I was in the seventh grade, I decided to be an English major. It came to me sometime during the free-write period in the beginning of English class one day. I realized then that I would like to write every day forever. I didn’t know how to do that yet but, at thirteen, deciding my major seemed like a good place to start. It should be known that I was — and still am — a magazine hoarder. I used to steal my mom’s copies of Elle and Vogue…

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