Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

Freelancing can sound like a dream. Working from home, making your own hours and being your own boss sounds like the ideal job for anyone trying to make it on their own.

But it’s not all sitting in your underwear and drawing (though, that’s a lot of it). Working as a freelancer is a very real representation of feast and famine.

Some days you find yourself checking your bank account to see if you have enough to leave the house. That is, if you even have the time to leave the house.

For nostalgia’s sake, I hold onto items from my past relationships. But social media changes everything.

With direct messages and texts, ghosts of relationships past aren’t so easily sorted

I used to think I needed a house and a big salary by age 30. Now that I’m about to leave my 20s behind, I have new goals.

Now, I want to find what truly makes me happy

The short winter days make me sad. Here’s how I cope.

Nothing I’ve tried is a cure-all, but I’ve found some remedies that work for me