A Pep Talk For When You Need One

You're having feelings. So many feelings. Maybe even too many feelings. And if you're anything like me, too many feelings feels an awful lot like none at all. You might be doing that thing where you're trying to rush the process. You might be fighting against the waves that are crashing all over you and …

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Resistance Wear for the Fats in Your Life (and the not-so-fats, too!)

My main coping mechanism in times of trial is online shopping. So after this weekend of fighting actual Nazis, I am yet again trying to find cool t-shirts that will tell the world what I think. I'm all for getting into conversations but when you are a white woman living in a small town in …

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One Day We’ll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter by Scaachi Koul + August’s Book Reveal

Every single time I sit down to write one of these book reviews (and I've written, like, 13 by now?) I think, "Oh, but I don't know how to do this." I open up this blank word document and my brain, as it does when faced with any kind of expectation, goes into primate mode. …

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