What Being Laid Off Taught Me About Being a Full-Time Blogger

Back in 2013 I was laid off my job. Mind you this company headhunted me from another company, paid me 15K more and then laid me off 4 months later. But I digress, the layoffs started and everyone started whispering. I was one of the last people hired so even though I knew it was coming I was devastated when…
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New York’s Finest — Dating in the City

My friends and I have been talking a lot about the abysmal dating scene here in New York City. I don’t want to dwell on it because I’ve been manifesting the man of my dreams like no tomorrow so I know he’s coming, hell he’s already here. But I’ve dated my fair share of men in this city and my…
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Just Do It; Go ahead and Cry at Work

I’m not sure if it’s because Mercury is in retrograde or because my period started last Monday with cramps that made me double over; but last week was sent straight from hell. I was just so stressed out and every few minutes I could literally see the work piling up in front of me. I was drowning in work with…
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I’m getting married

When I was 10 or so years old, I ran away from home. I remember it vividly. That morning before school my mom put my hair in two cornrows, one on each side of my head (my least favorite design and my mom is super talented with cornrow work). I guess she was pressed for time but I was extra salty…
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