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Thoughts on breaking up with friends and acquaintances (and grieving the loss)

Thoughts on breaking up with friends and acquaintances (and grieving the loss)

I never learned how to break up and emotionally handle a breakup with a friend or an acquaintance. Until recently, I didn't even think of these relational exits as a breakup. If you didn’t either, then keep reading; I have some insight.

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Swipe Culture & Ghosting

Swipe Culture & Ghosting

In the world of COVID and online dating, getting ghosted is a real threat for many. Whether you are the "ghoster" or the "ghosted," I think we can all agree that it sucks to be on either side.

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For Chambers Feature: Charles E. Scheland - The Dancing Economist?

For Chambers Feature: Charles E. Scheland - The Dancing Economist?

"I think the glamour and ease are the biggest misconceptions about dancers. Because we work so hard to make everything look easy and beautiful, I think we are frequently under undervalued and underestimated. It's a lot of work, and we are one of if not the lowest paid arts profession. It's a bit of a self-fulfilling curse."

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For Chambers Feature: Lenneia and Jonathan Elmore - A Week Turned into a Lifetime

For Chambers Feature: Lenneia and Jonathan Elmore - A Week Turned into a Lifetime

"The fact that we both come from similar backgrounds really impacts how we view marriage and family. Both of our parents stayed married. Now this doesn't mean our parent's are perfect, but that we saw the ups and downs of marriage and the dedication and love it takes to make it work. And through this we understand the importance of putting family first, which is what we strive to do every day."

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For Chambers Feature: Akua Obeng-Akrofi - A Model Olympian

For Chambers Feature: Akua Obeng-Akrofi - A Model Olympian

"I am constantly looking for ways to uplift and create opportunities for Black people. I am focused on building generational wealth. I am a woman who believes car rides are meant for good music and showers are meant for your most groundbreaking thoughts. I am connected in community. I am nothing without God and everything for my family."

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