the real world

A Relationship Post-Mortem

October 11th is National Coming Out Day. Four days after my birthday. Two days after I broke up with my boyfriend of 11 months. Longest relationship I ever had. Only the second one that I ever had. One of my Facebook friends posted on Coming Out Day that she was a ‘demisexual,’ which is something I’ve never heard of before.… Read more →

Pet Peeves and Revelations

Apologies, dear readers, for my month-ish-long leave of absence. Just as it was starting to get interesting. The next several weeks of posts are the most difficult ones to write because I haven’t felt as passionately about anyone as I did in college. Translating emotion and memory into written word is not the easiest task. Hopefully, you’ll be getting an… Read more →