Dating Tips | Single Women Chronicles - Part 3

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3 Ways Reality Shows Have Distorted Our View of Love

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

"In every show, someone is either married, in a relationship, just got out of a relationship, or trying to get into a relationship." If you are like me, you are a reality show connoisseur. I literally watch all the black reality shows. Love & Hip Hop Atlanta, New York, and Hollywood, Black Ink Crew Chicago and ...

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Misery, Discovery, & Contentment: The 3 Stages of Single

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

"Being content doesn't mean you don't want a man, it just means that a man isn't all you want." The other day, I was randomly thinking about how far I've come in my single season. Initially, I was angry and wanted to punch everybody. I couldn't understand how this unicorn (me) could be single. I had ...

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The Pros & Cons of Dating Multiple People While You’re Single

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

I was in the midst of rereading my second book Single Woman Chronicles: An Atlanta Love Story…Kinda, and I came across an interesting point. The book is a fiction about a young lady navigating dating in Atlanta. In chapter 1, she gives rules to how she operates while being single. One of her rules was ...

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Are You Hiding or Healing?

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

"Many times, we think saying "I'm okay" truly means we're okay but it doesn't." I remember my first heartbreak like it was yesterday. It was the summer of 2007 and I was going into my Freshman year at Georgia State University. (Whoop Whoop! Where my Panthers at?!!!) I had fallen in love with a guy and ...

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5 Silly Myths About Celibacy

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

"Celibacy doesn’t lead to misery, it leads to clarity." On Monday, I celebrated a very special day. It was my one year celibacy anniversary or my one year no-sexaversary as I'd like to call it. One year of fighting the good fight to resist temptation. I'm still waiting until marriage to take the cookie out of ...

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3 Signs You’re Dating a Man With Mommy Issues

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

When a man doesn't have his mom present physically or emotionally, he feels as if the world did him a disservice. The phrase "daddy issues" has been blurted out of the mouth of many men to describe a woman he feels is emotionally unstable and trying to fill the void of the father she never knew. ...

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