Our love is as easy as it is powerful.

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Our love isn’t what I expected.

Our love is silly and friendly and hopeful. It’s tenacious and adoring and gracious. And okay, if I’m going to be honest, it’s also boring.


Spoiler Alert: It was never passion. It was only abuse.

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It was an average Saturday night.

I was so excited about a party that night that I bought a new lip gloss earlier that day. It made my lips look plumper, softer and shinier.


And It Saved Our Relationship

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They say opposites attract but I think my husband and I may take that cute little saying to whole other level.


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Yesterday, I felt insignificant. I felt disappointed. I felt lost. I felt shame.


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I had just turned 18 and I was terrified of the life I had ahead of me.


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My ex-boyfriend called me last week.


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Today I looked at myself in the mirror, which usually wouldn’t be note worthy. Because well, I won’t lie, I look at myself in the mirror all the time.


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Hey,


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Have you ever told someone who believes in God that you don’t?


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You love him, but beautiful girl, don’t you ever let him rule you.

Aly McHenry

An aspiring author with a consuming passion to write about all things pertaining to life, love, mental health, and being a woman.

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