Jayson Flores

Jayson Flores

I'm a freelance writer.

Founder and Editor of Gay On A Budget (gayonabudget.com).

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20 Quotes By Tavi Gevinson That Will Make You Want To Drop Everything And Follow Your Passions

Women are complicated. Not because women are crazy, but because people are crazy, and women just happen to be people.

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33 Sassy and Strong Quotes From Powerful Women To Get You Through Life

7. You’re not gonna tell me who I am. I’m gonna tell you who I am. -- Nicki Minaj

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Watch How Dogs React To A Human Barking (Hint: It's Adorable)

Why don't my dogs react like this (or at all) when I bark at them?

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The 3 Biggest Misconceptions About Depression

Depression is a seemingly never-ending struggle with one’s own existence, and is not something that can be solved with true love’s kiss or even the love of a best friend.

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How To Be A Badass According To The 4 Strongest 90s Women

Badass. A word that is frequently misused in our ever-evolving (or disintegrating, depending on your perspective) vocabulary.

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12 Reasons Your Breakup Is Actually A Blessing

No more having to coordinate meals.

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30 Mildly Irrational Things Every Anxious Person Has Thought At Least Once

You give up on something because it requires you to make a phone call.

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6 Ways That We Make Ourselves Fail | Thought Catalog

We spend too much time thinking about Plan B and Plan C, instead of focusing all of our energy on Plan A.

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Important Things To Remember When You Start To Lose Yourself

Thank you for hurting me and pushing me, making me into the warrior I am today. The world gives hard lives to those that have the capacity to survive it. So excuse me while I prove the world right, and prove y’all wrong.

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35 Things That Only A Real Friend Is Willing To Do

15. Be honest and let them know when they’re looking like a mess.

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6 Twitter Habits That Are Driving Your Followers Crazy

1. Re-tweeting every compliment.

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Do Yourself A Favor And Love Yourself

Hating yourself is perfectly acceptable in this world. In fact, some would argue that it’s preferable. It sounds harsh, and downright icy, but the proof is all around us. And yet, despite this, standing against the pressure, and loving yourself, is still worth the scars, hate, and judgments that you’ll be subjected to.

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30 Awful Things That Need To Stay In 2014

20. Feeding into online trolls.

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12 Ways Your Life Is Like 'Married With Children'

It’s not necessarily a compliment to be like the Bundys, but it’s not necessarily an insult either, so…