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Liz O.


Brooklyn resident, sarcasm connoisseur, pop culture junkie, food obsessed. I am on the editorial board for Swoon, binge reading manuscripts about high school romance.

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Friday, February 9th, 2018

Have a Very Bookish Galentine's Day!

Leslie Knope and I have a few things in common; we both have a strong affinity for waffles and justice, are married to men who love Star Wars, and possess the unrelenting desire to make our lady friends feel like fierce Beyoncé warriors 100% of the time. Thankfully, Ms. Knope decided that there should be a holiday to celebrate these ... Read More


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Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

New Years Resolution: More Strong Female Voices

Every year I make wildly unrealistic resolutions in the New Year. I’ll finally start going to that gym I pay for every month (HA!), I’ll really cut down on carbs and after work drinks (DOUBLE HA!). This year I decided to leave the superficial resolutions in 2017 and make one that actually meant something to me: In 2018 ... Read More


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Friday, November 24th, 2017

3 Books I'm Thankful for This Year

During the Thanksgiving season, we are often asked to reflect on what we are actually thankful for. Besides the obvious family, health, and happiness, my list for this year includes: the very stylish leggings with the impressive elastic waistband that I accidentally bought from the H&M Maternity department; the deflection tactics I’ve learned over the years to better deal ... Read More


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