6 Things I Wish Someone Would’ve Told Me When I Was Younger

I wish I had learned time management sooner when it was my most abundant resource. I wish someone would’ve told me it is important to be hardworking at what you love.

I Think She’s The Right Woman For You

I think she's the right woman for you, not me, because I'm sure I will never be the good woman she is. To you, I'm anything but that kind of good.

How I Decided To Ignore What People Think And Do What Makes Me Happy

As cliché as it sounds, we really do only get one life. It’s far too precious to spend it the way others expect you to.

A Tinder Hook-up From An Inexperienced Girl’s Perspective

We matched on Tinder at 8 pm on a Friday night, yet he didn't message me. So I messaged him. Hey. He replied after a few minutes. Hey. And our conversation started.

What My Lovers Told Me

My lovers told me a lot of things -- mostly things about myself that I didn't realise I had or lacked thereof. Or things about themselves that I didn't anticipate or could have anticipated but chose not to. Sometimes they were just passing comments that my lovers would very soon conveniently forget but somehow they got stuck at the back of my mind.

When He Texts “Hey You”

You double tap one photo, then two. You drop a friendly comment. A few minutes later, your phone screen lights up with a text message from him -- Hey you! -- as though you're two good friends just catching up, no big deal.

Finding Me

I used to be in love with a hipster European boy. He was everything I wasn't (and still am not). He rode bike to work and around the city.

I’m Tired of Trying to be Seen

I'm tired of feeling like there's something wrong with me, of explaining myself, of trying to seek approval from the people who have no intention to see me kindly at all. I'm sick of trying so fucking hard to be seen. I just can't do it anymore. I'm not perfect. I'm terribly flawed. I can be a mess. I'm not for everyone. And I accept it.