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5 Things We Need To Stop Saying As Women

Seriously, bite your tongue… or don’t

Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash

The other day, I was writing an email to a colleague, and I noticed something.

I was editing for clarity, and I realized I had been using all of these unnecessary words and phrases. Ones that demeaned me professionally. They made me sound less assertive and more uncertain. I deleted them, but there’s a…

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Brooklyn Reece

Brooklyn Reece

(she/her) Writer. Teacher. Leftist. City enthusiast. Spreading love through words. Find me on IG @brooklynxreece or email me: brooklynreece.writer@gmail.com.

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