Everyone knows I am very much an open book, sometimes to my own detriment.
Brought about courtesy of Mariah Carey’s “The Art Of Letting Go”, I expound upon my current emotional status as I have not in some time. Continue reading “Spread The Word! Give Thanks For #November15 And The Art Of Letting Go”
I am a sucker for a sob story. No truer words were spoken about my previous relationships. I am an eternal romantic green with optimism. And my frequent blindness has led me down some troublesome paths. Continue reading “Just A Thought…Why Wait For Someone To Complete You? Complete Yourself!”
We’ve gone over and over and over this forever. Generationally, it’s a mind boggling phenomenon that I unexpectedly have fallen into, and can’t help but have the same dumbfounded look upon my face as my peers and predecessors.
Here I am, Alyssa Manners. I am 25 years old, college educated, globally versed, own car, own apartment, funny, kind, smart, blah, blah, blah. Yet here I am, single as shit.* Continue reading “Just A Thought… Why Is There A Higher Number Of Women With The Haves Than Men With The “Have Nots”?”
This kid man. You’ve just got to love him.
If you haven’t’ heard of Robby Novak aka Kid President, I highly suggest you take a moment and Google him. The 10 year old (that’s right, 10!) YouTube sensation turned motivational speaker has been melting hearts across the globe. Continue reading “New Video: Kid President Interviews Beyonce”
Oh Summer, why are you so fleeting? Don’t you understand, I love you so, never want you to go.
As we enter the last real month of summer, I have embarked on a personally conflicting journey to course through the vein of August. While reading Jennifer Close’s, Girls In White Dresses (definitely suggest reading it; thanks Ma!), the main characters found that life had become a bit, ummm, mundane, stagnant even, and considered dedicating the entire summer to saying yes. Yes to everything asked of them. Parties, kickball teams, you name it. If you’ve seen Yes Man, you get the gist. Continue reading “Just A Thought… 31 Days Of Yes”
Two words can sum up this weekend: Pure madness. We’re talking all hell broke shamelessly loose. Without going into much detail, my friends and I started at a bowling party filled to the brinks with men and women of every age and persuasion followed by an involuntary party at mi casa (my dearest friend volunteered my apartment. I was feeling quite spirited due to the excessive … Continue reading Just A Thought…How Harmless Is “Harmless” Flirting?
I have never claimed to be a know-it-all when it comes to relationships because I don’t. Fact is, I am struggling to figure out the whole male/female dynamic myself. But I have been a woman my entire life, and I know exactly what goes in the female psyche, and I can help those in need, I will. I have enlisted the help of one of … Continue reading Fly On The Wall: Guest Writer: “Tips Of The Relationship Trade”