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Girl Talk: An Engagement Ring? No, Thanks!

I am a woman who is engaged to be married. But unlike lots of your friends who are busy posting photographs of their diamond engagement rings on Facebook, you wouldn’t…

Kay Steiger | January 7, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: The Things You Realize When You Move To A New City

I moved to Charlotte a few months ago by way of Syracuse, New York. I left my family, the only place I’d ever lived, and snow in both May and…

Lauren Levine | January 3, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: Assorted Thoughts After Two Months Of Not Really Drinking

Up until two months ago, I was drinking, on average, a bottle of wine a night. I don’t know if that makes me an alcoholic. I wasn’t going out and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 2, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: Why I Hate Spontaneous Sex

When I first decided to give spontaneous sex a try, I wish Whoopi Goldberg had been there to warn me: “Krissy, you’re in danger, girl.”

I first learned…

Krissy Brady | December 13, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: Accepting The Holiday Mehs

I hate the term holiday blues. I think that’s because when I was 19, December rolled around and I fell into a full-blown depression, complete with sleepless nights, loss of…

Ami Angelowicz | December 10, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: How Do You Know, Really Know, You Want To Have Children?

I have a couple of girl friends whom I really envy. They know exactly what they want — or rather, what they don’t want.  They don’t want to have children.

Jessica Wakeman | December 2, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: Why I’m Thankful For My Weekly 12-Step Meeting

A quick note on anonymity. Support group meetings like these are anonymous. The stories told by others and their names are not to leave the room and therefore all references

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 27, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Girl Talk: Why I’m Grateful I Got My Heart Broken

One of the weirdest things that people say to each other about relationships is “When you know, you know.”  It means that when you’ve found the other person to be…

Jessica Wakeman | November 25, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: Why I’m Thankful For Mean Internet Comments

The first time someone called me a derogatory name on an internet comment forum, tears stung my eyes like I just got sucker punched. “Drunken slut” was not something I…

Ami Angelowicz | November 21, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: Desperately Seeking Country Stars

When I decided to move to Nashville, celebrity sightings were pretty high on my list of “new city perks,” ranking somewhere between “high concentration of cute banjo players” and “existence…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 19, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: The Truth About Blowjobs

When it comes to giving oral sex, or as one of my friends calls it, sucky sucky, women seem to fall into two camps: LOVE IT or HATE IT. When…

Anonymous | November 14, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: Some Relationships Deserve Second Chances

So, I’m in love. This isn’t exactly unique — so many others would say the same. Love is an overused word, it’s commonplace, expected even. But to me, it couldn’t…

Claire Hannum | November 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm
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