Topic: Love

In Defense Of Young Love

In Defense Of Young Love

As a twenty-two year old millennial there are a lot of things I am tired of being told and called. I’m bored of the lazy and entitled trope that has become so overused that it is almost ironic. I am done with the social media bashing. I am over the abstract molds we’re suppose to fit within, and finished with the overgeneralizing and the stereotyping. I’m tired of being a millennial, not because I believe I was born in the wrong era–which I do but that’s for another time–but because I’m tired of being told I’m doing it wrong.

I’m tired of being told I’m wrong about love. More »

If Amy Poehler Talking About Love Doesn’t Make Your Friday, Then You Deserve A Lifetime Of Mondays

If Amy Poehler Talking About Love Doesnât Make Your Friday, Then You Deserve A Lifetime Of Mondays

Whenever I see that Amy Poehler’s released a new episode of Ask AmyI hear the Golden Girls theme song go through my head. “Thank you for being a friend” just plays on repeat over and over again, because there’s a delusional part of me that truly believes we are friends. Like if I really had a serious problem, I could call her up and she’d give me great advice. And by call, I mean show up at her house. And by advice, I mean her secret to success. But since that’s not in any way a (legal) option for me right now, I have to settle for Ask Amy. Even though it’s not really settling when you see her look right into the camera and advise you on life. God, she’s so effing wise, I can’t stand it. More »