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And that’s how you grow up.

Originally posted on hannah brencher.:
I’m growing up a lot these days. It’s painful, weird and kind of beautiful. I used to think growing up was just a matter of paying your bills on time and figuring out how to…

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I need you to lean left.

Originally posted on hannah brencher.:
I have not written. No, not recently. The excuse is that I am busy. My calendar– my alibi. But that’s just a lie to mask the real reason: I am resisting. I have been resisting…

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A “hell yes” harvest.

Originally posted on hannah brencher.:
“If you have to ask me then you already know,” she told me over a Skype call. We’d been talking about relationships for the last few minutes. I’d asked for guy advice from a girl…

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Herpes, Two Years Later: On Sex Without Condoms

Originally posted on Ella Dawson:
Condoms also make great party hats, just FYI. I had to write an awkward email a few weeks ago. A journalist wrote a piece about me (and my genital herpes) for a very prominent, respected publication in…

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Take me to church.

Originally posted on hannah brencher.:
Last night I attended the church of the kitchen floor. It was me and a handful of my girlfriends all curled up into one another. The episode of the “Bachelor in Paradise” stood paused in the…

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F**K BEAUTY

Originally posted on chanyado:
When you can’t write what you need to write, you write what you can. I want to write about… That new Dove ad is absurdly symbolic. Women in five cities around the world are made to…

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Wild Creatures

Originally posted on The Tusk:
by Maria Catt I have a friend who can’t talk about her appearance without using the word “troll.” She’s short and small. She has beautiful creamy woodsy coloring– light brown hair, pink peach skin, glittering…

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