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6 Foolproof Ways to Overcome Dating Anxiety

Dating anxiety is a real thing, and it’s difficult to navigate in the Tinder Age where you’re just one swipe away from someone who might be a better match.  Whether you’ve been single for ten years, or getting back into the dating scene, we’ve all dealt with varying levels of anxiety around dating.

But what do you do when that anxiety starts getting in the way of actually enjoying the process?

That’s where I’m at.

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Relationships

13 Ways the Liars, Gas-lighters And Cheats Show You Who They Are

Women sitting next to neon "open" light

​1. They show you in the way that they trigger a tiny gut reaction that tells you you can’t trust them.

It’s there, you can feel it in your body, even if it’s faint. That feeling tugs at you, in an annoying nagging way, and hopes that you’ll listen. It hopes you recognize that those butterflies in your stomach are actually warnings.

But you second guess yourself, and decide to pursue them anyway, because perhaps those butterflies are actually love’s beginnings.

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Relationships

Why I Don’t Date Nice Guys

I don’t date nice guys.

I’m that girl who claims “He’s just too nice.”
I’m that girl who says “I just feel like I could walk all over him.”
I’m that girl who thinks “He couldn’t handle me.”

And I’m kind of over it.

For the last 12 years, I’ve been inexplicably drawn to the guys that are all types of wrong for me.

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Mental Health Relationships

Loneliness and Other Feelings I Avoid

Lately, the words “I’m lonely” seem to be on this quiet murmuring track in the back of my brain anytime distractions subside and the fog re-emerges.

I’m lonely. It whispers. My heart beats and it sounds again. I’m lonely

I catch the thought and try to shake it away, and focus on the present, but it comes back into the rhythmic reminder that something is missing.

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