She Said: Send Nudes

Sarah Irby, Editor in Chief~

So, let’s talk about nudes. Unfortunately, this discussion has nothing to do with my favorite types of lipstick. Some of you might send out a collective gasp, but I’m just going to throw it out there: Sending nudes is stupid.

I get it, nudes can be fun and flirtatious, and they’re a regular staple of sexting. However, it seems like the cons outweigh the pros. Maybe, they make you feel confident or maybe you’ve been conditioned into thinking you need to send that guy a picture of yourself sans clothes in order for him to like you; despite the reasoning, I find that sending nudes is an ignorant and risky act. Often, we do it impulsively, without even considering the potential ramifications, or we just ignore them and assume everything will go smoothly, because we totally trust this person. Maybe, there are certain circumstances where it’s rational to assume everything will be fine – like if you’re in a seriously committed relationship – but even then you don’t know what the future holds. Read More

She Said: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

Sarah Irby, Editor in Chief~

There’s a haunting dating trend on the rise, and it’s called “Ghosting.” For those of you who don’t know, this is when someone you think you have a connection with or who cares about you just disappears from your life, without any trace of communication or explanation. Read More

She Said: Oh, I’m Jealous

Sarah Irby, Editor in Chief~

The green-eyed monster runs rampant in relationships, and it is often successful in destroying them. Jealousy is not attractive, but it’s something that a lot of people struggle with in relationships. In the end, it’s mentally taxing and harmful to everyone involved, so let’s try to stop. Read More