Tag: girl talk

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Girl Talk: I’m Terrified Of Losing My Dog

Wendy Stokesby:

“I do worry about you,” wrote my mom, upon watching the first “Ask A Single Dog Owner” video a couple weeks ago. “I think you should …

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Girl Talk: How I Beat My Past Self At Its Own Crappy Dating Game

Wendy Stokesby:

Guys, I went on a date this weekend. Thrilling, right? And on that date, I met a guy. Whaaaaaaaaaaaat? This guy was like a weird, magical …

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Girl Talk: In Defense Of Retail Therapy

Wendy Stokesby:

I have seen a therapist off and on since my first panic attack at age 14. Talk therapy (and the delightful mood-soothing properties of 20 mg …

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Girl Talk: What I’ve Learned From Working With Other Women

Wendy Stokesby:

In a piece she penned for the latest issue of New York magazine, Roseanne Barr discusses her experience as a feminist pioneer in media. Throughout the …

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Girl Talk: Finding The Good In Goodbye

Wendy Stokesby:

About a month ago I was standing in a sandwich shop near my office and my mind went to the place it usually does, which is …

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Girl Talk: I Had An Emotional Affair

Wendy Stokesby:

Last summer, I fell in love with my boxing teacher. I never kissed him. I never spent time alone with him. Though I did have mental …

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I Want My Boyfriend To Fantasize About Other Women

Wendy Stokesby:

I read Eliza Jules’ essay “I Obsessively Monitor My Husband’s Lube Bottle” over at xoJane and was left with this question: Is a partner’s masturbation something …

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Girl Talk: Adventures In Intuitive Eating

Wendy Stokesby:

We’re all born with the ability to eat intuitively, to listen to our body’s needs, to eat nourishing foods when we’re hungry, to stop when we’re …

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Girl Talk: Failure To Squirt

Wendy Stokesby:

“Most unusual sexual experience?” I asked my man as I was straddling him in bed one evening. This may sound like a strange line of questioning, …

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Girl Talk: Everyone Should Have A Retail Job At Least Once

Wendy Stokesby:

I’ve never known how to properly fold a shirt. My dressers have always been an orgy of unorganized clothes—sweaters and socks spilling out of drawers—because my …

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Girl Talk: If You’re Going To Date All Your Friends, You Have To Save Certain Things For Marriage

Wendy Stokesby:

“A city of a million men, and you only bone out-of staters,” is my friend Meredith’s favorite thing to say to me. She’s not wrong – …

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Girl Talk: Why Some Guys Date Train Wrecks

Wendy Stokesby:

I will never forget the feeling in my stomach the night I found out the guy I was dating was still sleeping with his ex. The …