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Sarah Jacobs
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One on One
We sat on the Upper East Side rooftop. I hated the words coming out of my mouth. I hated the way his eyes looked. They were so wide. And with the lights reflecting from the skyline backdrop, it was like the whole city fit inside them. “I just...I don’t see ...
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One on One
We sat on the Upper East Side rooftop. I hated the words coming out of my mouth. I hated the way his eyes looked. They were so wide. And with the lights reflecting from the skyline backdrop, it was like the whole city fit inside them.  “I just...I don’t see...
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Life's Lesson
It was this weird rush. Like everything that I wasn't was suddenly brought to my eyes all at one time. There I stood in the store, looking for a gift for a close friend. I wanted to buy her everything - she would look so cute in that and that and that... I...
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When Things Don't Just Suck, They Bite
It's that feeling that the world is vicious. Like in a scary movie, trees and cityscapes come to life with grimaces and cackling laughter. Life suddenly loses its sense of humor and just spilling your morning coffee is an act of God against you. I was feeli...
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Keeping the Faith
She walked up to me. I hadn’t seen her in so long. I’m sure that if it weren’t for social media, she wouldn’t have even remembered who I was. Her hands wrapped around my upper arms. One of those intimate moves between almost-strangers that somehow is perfec...
Keeping the Faith
Keeping the Faith
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The Picture of Health
“You need to call me.” It’s amazing how you can read into your Mother’s text messages. It wasn’t necessarily the curt nature of it, that’s fairly standard in texts from my parents - it’s a generational thing. It was the period at the end. The word “need.” T...
The Picture of Health
The Picture of Health
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Happy Accidents
I sat on the makeshift bleachers in the middle of the trendy
Soho office. An office I’ve been in multiple times over the years from my days
as a promo model, hired by the Events company that inhabits the colorful space.
In the past, I would be there to get ...
Happy Accidents
Happy Accidents
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"Work in Progress" Welp, life doesn't always come together in a neat little post. ...and some writing on writing.
Work in Progress
Work in Progress
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Work in Progress
Vignette [vin-yet] Noun 1. a drawing, photograph, or portrait that is shaded off gradually at the edges so as to leave no definite line at the border. 2. any small, pleasing picture or view. 3. a small, graceful literary sketch. I would love to come to you ...
Work in Progress
Work in Progress
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The Eff Word.
It came on quick, (appropriately) as if on cue - I started to cry a bit. My back pressed against the cold brick wall of a building on West 27th street. It was weird. I had just been to an audition that went extremely well. My monologue was great - connected...
The Eff Word.
The Eff Word.
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