Realizing that I was looking for more
He wasn’t the one for me, but I still had something to learn
Finding the language to say “yes”
A shared sense of humor makes dating fun and can affect how you handle the ups and downs of life together
Embracing a balance between modesty and confidence in my own ambitions
A candid approach to dating that shows respect for the other person
Sometimes our words and actions don't land the way we intend
Austen, we love you, but we're looking for something a little messier this time.