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Changing Everything Part 1: He Left Me for the D
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Charity Hamilton11 hours ago
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Lauren Castro13 hours ago
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The feeling of excitement filled my stomach, making it want to drop. This rushing, enjoyable yet sickening feeling ran through my veins. When my eyeliner came out as perfect as liquid liner can be, I ...
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Ultimate Guide to Romantic Gift Giving for Mother’s Day
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Katy Preena month ago
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Amanda Grimm9 hours ago
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Madison Rheam4 days ago
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Ashley Delozier5 days ago
Why You Should Apologize, Even If You Don't Want To
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Madi York8 hours ago
"Friends"
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Lauren Castro13 hours ago
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Lindsay Waters2 days ago
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JL Palmer4 days ago
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Amy Johnson4 days ago
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Alex TJ9 days ago
The Borderliner Stories
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Tori Lynnea month ago
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Serena Gavarsa month ago
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Nancy D4 months ago
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Liana Hewitt4 months ago
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Delilah Jayde4 months ago
20 Unique Valentine's Day Gifts That Will Say More Than Roses
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Nancy D3 days ago
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Jeremy Jett7 days ago
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Jordan Allen11 days ago
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Kimberley Adams6 days ago
A Letter to the Other Woman
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Alexandrea Sams7 days ago
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Ariana Seanor11 days ago
Why Marriages Fail
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Hating my husband has turned out to be the best thing to happen to me. No, I’m not sadistic (much). Hating him has forced me to seek out my own happiness and to pursue a different mindset. Hating him ...
A.R. Marquez2 months ago
Dead Letter Room Parable
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J.T. Raptor3 months ago
It’s Not Me, It’s You
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Verona Jones6 days ago
Yes, I'm Single and No I'm Not a Man Hater
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Maurice Bernier7 days ago
Am I That Hideous and Repulsive?
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Ally G8 days ago
The "Look"
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Alex TJ2 days ago
The Flame
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Joshua Caleb3 days ago
Found
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Jane Poe10 days ago
The Cafe
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Laura Simons12 days ago
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Mason Palmer18 days ago
Annoying Traits We See On Social Media
Everyone is on social media these days, so it's not a surprise that some annoying traits have been started—and continue—to grow. Of course this is subjective to the type of person you are, but here ar...
Mj Angela month ago
The Savage World of Social Media
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