Allison Isaacson

Bio

Allison graduated early from Vanderbilt & headed to Corporate America. She maintains sanity via music, travel, & whichever physical activity floats her boat. She directs nonprofits. She’s anti status quo. @MsAllisonLynn

5 Reasons I'm Grateful My Long-Time Boyfriend Cheated On Me

By Allison Isaacson
Dear Ex-Boyfriend, I forgive you for cheating on me. Sure, I've had moments that hurt like hell as a result of your betrayal. Sure, I've experienced emotions that seem to cut like knives. But those feelings were merely fleeting because I'm a "big…

Mia Love Could Be The One Running Mate To Make Donald Trump Somewhat Likable

By Allison Isaacson
Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that Donald Trump is the Republican Party's presumptive presidential nominee. Ted Cruz dropped out of the race, and John Kasich followed suit shortly thereafter. The road to the nomination was rocky…

Why Growing Up With Brothers Changes How You Navigate The Dating Scene

By Allison Isaacson
Being the lone sister among brothers is quite the ride. Our brothers made us play with Hot Wheels and GI Joe figurines. We ditched jumpers and hair bows and opted for gym shorts and oversized T-shirts. We were pegged by paintballs and run over by…

How Machine Gun Kelly Became The Voice For Disenfranchised Millennials

By Allison Isaacson
While it's no longer uncommon to spot Machine Gun Kelly in the company of other famous Millennials, he hasn't forgotten about the people often overlooked by Hollywood's elite. He doesn't neglect writing for the downtrodden. While Machine Gun Kelly…

6 Lessons I Learned About Life When My Friend Became Homeless

By Allison Isaacson
I had seen Marshall* around Nashville a few times. I once gave him a ride to eat dinner with some of our mutual friends, but that was the extent of our acquaintanceship. However, later on, I received a call from him one afternoon. He had nowhere to…

How This Generation Became The Most Indecisive About Literally Everything

By Allison Isaacson
Millennials are in a constant state of flux. Can anyone blame us? Our generation's age range is from late teens to early 30s. From our dating lives to our eating preferences, we don't always know what we want. Russell Wilson or Machine Gun Kelly?…

14 Things All Single, Independent, Driven Women Secretly Want

By Allison Isaacson
Independent, career-driven young women are more than likely to be single. Our goal-orientation drives us. Not to say others don’t share in this, but we find fulfillment outside of exclusive, intimate relationships. This doesn’t mean we’re unloving,…

Why Asking Questions Is The First Step To Giving The Best Advice

By Allison Isaacson
Reaching out to others is smart; it is not a sign of weakness. When someone confides in me, the friend won't hear another person whispering about his or her business because I won't reveal sh*t to anyone. It’s as simple as The Golden Rule. This…

Why Machine Gun Kelly's Recent Single Is So Important

By Allison Isaacson
In his latest single, “A Little More,” Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) clearly focuses energy and attention outside of himself. He encourages social consciousness of North American Millennials, his target audience. MGK brings issues like environmentalism,…

20 Telling Signs Someone Is In An Abusive Relationship

By Allison Isaacson
Most people experience change in their lives once a significant other enters the picture. Before a relationship becomes “Facebook official” (if they’re into that sort of thing), there are often clues something’s up in someone's love life. A budding…

How I Regained My Sense Of Self After My Sexually-Abused History

By Allison Isaacson
High school is certainly not easy for everyone. I graduated from a public middle school to a private high school, where I had a few acquaintances — but that’s about it. Finding my “group” of friends felt like it took the entire four years of high…

Why Self-Forgiveness Is The First Step In Setting Your Heart Free

By Allison Isaacson
Have you screwed up recently? Well, I often feel like the month can't be over if I haven't yet somehow "blown it" — if I haven't yet let something fall through the cracks; if I haven't yet realized I made a bad decision; if I haven't yet hurt…

Catch Me If You Can: 20 Reasons To Date A Perpetually Single Girl

By Allison Isaacson
Everyone has a friend or knows a girl who seems to always have a boyfriend. If she doesn’t have a boyfriend, you’d be willing to bet she’s busy trying to reel in her next catch. I won’t go into why that’s not the most desirable type of woman;…