relationships

Why Didn’t I Leave This Violent Relationship Sooner?

Why Didn’t I Leave This Violent Relationship Sooner?

“Why didn’t you leave sooner?” I’m asked. “Because I knew this would happen.” It really shouldn’t come as a surprise that I ended up in this situation. Growing up, I was abused by my parents. My father used to do cocaine. My mother enjoyed wine coolers and pills. Children whose parents abuse alcohol and other […]

Sucking Face and Falling In Love

Sucking Face and Falling In Love

Kissing is weird. I was watching a movie recently and the two main characters embraced and started making out. For some reason, I was struck with this thought: “Gross!” I don’t know why, something about the way it looked like he was going to eat her face, and she was trying to suck his tongue […]