How I Harnessed My Single Girl Power

I find myself reflecting, once in a blue moon, about how Iโ€™ve been largely single these last five years and what that has been like: half a decade making meals for one, without regular physical intimacy, holidays spent without a special someone, trips and photographs taken alone... And Iโ€™m wistful for a moment, because I want these things. I enjoy building a life with someone. Waking up together in the morning. Flirting, teasing, trusting. Loving and investing, with my whole heart.ย  And then I remember...