Author Archives: musingsforyoungwomen

The Unemployment Chasm: from someone who’s made it to the other side


I will own up to having gone into a kind of hibernation for the past months. This blog was supposed to be about consciously constructing and living a better life and figuring out how to be the best version of myself … Continue reading

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“Hey baby, what’s your name?”- Why ask me my goals?


I have become a job whore. I feel so yanked around I don’t even know what I want anymore. “What’s your name, baby?” the man asks the streetwalker. “What do you want it to be?” she asks. This is a … Continue reading

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For the Joy of Being


For the last couple of months, I have felt the same urge to write, but have felt that I have nothing of relevance to say. In order to avoid adding to the oversupply of Internet blather I have remained silent. … Continue reading

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Starting Over Part III


Hello all, It has been a while since I have written for a couple of reasons. First and formost, I have been occupied writing my senior thesis for which I put everything, and I really mean EVERYTHING else on hold. … Continue reading

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Starting Over Part II


Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! I hope that you have had a chance to exchange a word or note with your loved ones, and maybe even got to spend time with them. On Valentine’s Day, I try to remember all the … Continue reading

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Starting Over Part 1


Dear all, I have not written much of late, I would say because I have been busy, but that is not true. I should be busy, but I have found myself curled up in my room for hours watching Hulu. My … Continue reading

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To stay or go?


I mentioned in a previous post about fear and reticence and how I wasn’t going to let it drag on me in my search for a better future. Translated into actual action, I said that I was going to more … Continue reading

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