9 Things We Need to Stop Accepting as Normal

This isn’t a comprehensive list of the soul-sucking trash that the internet can spew. But it’s a start. Here’s a list of nine things the internet can do without.

1. Speaking Without Having Anything To Say

Not everyone needs to hear your opinion. The funeral pictures from your second dead goldfish (may Swimmy rest in peace) aren’t…

The ugly truth about silence and denial.

I have never had to grapple with racial tension because of my skin color, aside from the uncomfortable experience of learning why I haven’t. It is tense, and it is uncomfortable to learn the list of things that, as a white woman, come easily for me and for my family…

Ever wondered how to love the embarrassing parts of yourself? First, own up to them.

If you’re here, instead of watching Youtube or Netflix, you probably consider yourself to be intelligent. You might think you’re the type of person that wants to give something to the world. Someone that actually has something to give back to the world.

If you’re so interested in self-improvement, what…

Aly Young

Writer. Reader. Waiting on my future alimony check.

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