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November 2015—The Time I Discovered That (Maybe) Men and Woman Can’t Be Friends

Whenever someone asks me about my experience in grad school I ask them if they enjoy being poor. I returned to grad school full-time after working a full-time job for four years (and thus got used to having a middle-class income) but took a massive pay cut when I quit my job to live on… Continue reading November 2015—The Time I Discovered That (Maybe) Men and Woman Can’t Be Friends

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Summer 2011—The Time I (Sort of) Became Someone’s Booty Call

I consider myself an extroverted introvert. Having moved multiple times around the US (and at one point abroad), I’ve become very good at pretending I’m a social person (mainly because the thought of being alone terrifies me). But, if I expel too much energy in being social, I get burnt out; Then I end up hiding away… Continue reading Summer 2011—The Time I (Sort of) Became Someone’s Booty Call