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meeting love for the second time

I was fortunate to meet love, again. Lately, I’ve been experiencing a unique form of writer’s block. All I want to write about is Love. I always imagined Love to be this larger than life,¬†all encompassing, state of heightened romance. If Love were a person, I pictured her wearing French lace, brown worn boots, and […]

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Jessica DeBano

What I Learned The First Year Of Living With My Significant Other.

Spoler alert: it wasn’t easy! I’d been dating my significant other for 6 months when he deposited a few couple grand into my bank account and told me to “find us a place”. Just like that. A child-like twenty-four year old was browsing the market for her first home. I was given some parameters, of […]

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Jessica DeBano

Why ‘I Love You’ Should Be Felt; Not Heard.

In 135 minutes, I will be kissing the most handsome man in the world. You moved home last winter; for me and for them. You’ll be here to make me a bonfire in the yard, and to keep my toes warm when the snow starts to fall. The small argument the other day got me […]

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Jessica DeBano