With a deep, shaking breath, I shoved both tests back into the box and then stuffed the entire thing into the depths of my bag, as if the deeper it went, the less likely I was to have to deal with the problem.
Girls has taught us a big lesson about the natural, unstoppable frailty of human relationships, particularly friendships.
As we concentrate on what is important to us, we radiate positive energy (sounds new age-y, but it is true).
In reality, we are the generation that is most likely to incite change at this very moment.
My mom told me, “You know, we all have a metaphorical Ashley somewhere, haunting us and making us feel worthless.”
There are plenty of other people who want to have children. I don’t need to be one of them.
You are constantly trying to be as self-aware as possible, even if that means addressing things about yourself that you don’t like or that you feel insecure about.
When I am on the train now, and I watch two people recognize each other and say hello, I am overcome with a rush of gratitude over the fact that I am not one of them.
You’re not the only person who’s not currently in love.
The children of narcissistic parents grow up in an invisible war zone and are programmed to self-destruct in these five devastating ways.