Yes, People Want Independent Women to Get Hurt.

Lisa Martens
Apr 13 · 5 min read
Photo by Kevin Domfeh on Unsplash

I’ve been living as a digital nomad for almost five years now. I only take jobs I can do remotely, and after a year of trying to date, I decided to remain single.

Why? Because most of the time, the guys I date want me to settle with them, and think that since I can go anywhere in the world, I can just stay with them. It’s hard for them to consider that I’m nomadic because I want to…