Sabrina Dominique

Sabrina is a York University English graduate from Toronto. Still waiting for her Hogwarts letter, she writes to fill the days. When she's not writing or watching The Breakfast Club, she's Instagramming. You can follow her here: @sahbri

Know Yourself: Why Taking Advice From Others Is Getting You Nowhere

BySabrina Dominique
Let's face it: We're a society of dependent people. We value being connected, and we fear the thought of "unplugging." The idea of missing out on something is so prevalent (and terrifying) that it's even earned its own hashtag: #FOMO. We're all…

How To Lose A Guy In 5 Ways: What Testing His Boundaries Can Teach You

BySabrina Dominique
Let's face it: The inside of a female's head can sometimes be a terrifying place. It's the stuff of which horror movies are made, really. One of the most particularly terrifying times is when a relationship simply evaporates. There's no explanation,…

4 Reasons Why Your 'Number' Couldn't Matter Less When It Comes To Sex

BySabrina Dominique
Whomever said money makes the world go 'round must not have been getting laid. It's an important part of our lives, yet it remains somewhat of a taboo subject. We all want it, but not many of us like to talk about it. It seems that when it comes to…

The Next Big Thing: How To Be Happy In A World That Conditions Us To Want More

BySabrina Dominique
You're never going to be happy. What a haunting sentence. Imagine knowing, for the rest of your life, no matter what you do, you'll never truly find happiness. This isn't the beginning of a macabre Poe story; this is reality, unless we start to…

You're Doing It Wrong: 4 Types Of Relationsh*ts 20-Somethings Have Adopted

BySabrina Dominique
Welcome to 2014, where you're more likely to encounter a dancing leprechaun with infinite pots of gold than a high-functioning, healthy relationship. As a generation, we seem to have lost sight of what relationships should really be about, which is…

Why You Don't Need To Share Every Aspect Of Your Life With The World

BySabrina Dominique
I tend to be pretty set in my own ways. Okay, fine, that's just my way to explain that I'm somewhat of a stubborn assh*le when it comes to certain things. But, it makes me feel better to know that I'm just a product of my environment. I don't have…

How Social Media Has Made Me Socially Awkward

BySabrina Dominique
I haven't answered my house phone since 1998. I don't even think that's an exaggeration. I really cannot remember the last time I picked up that ancient thing. It's surprising that I even know people who own house phones. Since cell phones are…

Categorizing Women: Why Women Are More Than A Madonna Or A Whore

BySabrina Dominique
Is there anything more confusing than the male mind? The answer is yes — bet you didn't expect that. When you think about it, the male mind isn't all that confusing. Their "complex" inner psyches may seem like labyrinths, but realistically, men's…

Why I Will Forever Date Assh*les

BySabrina Dominique
Ah, the million-dollar question that plagues males and females alike: Why do girls always fall in love with assh*les? The douchebags of the world often have little trouble securing hookups and relationships while the rest of us are left to wonder…

Why Hook-Up Culture Is Not The Problem With The Gen-Y Dating Game

BySabrina Dominique
If I never hear the term "hook-up culture" again, it will be too soon. Everything that is seemingly wrong with our generation has been attributed to the above phrase. Do you have a fear of intimacy? Are you unable to take responsibility for your…

Don't Hold Back: Why It's Best To Voice Your Thoughts And Feelings

BySabrina Dominique
There's a quote that appears in the most recent film adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina." If you're not familiar with the classic novel, I suggest reading it before you skip straight to the DVD. The star-studded cast (Keira Knightley, Jude…

You Don't Need To Be Single To Hate Valentine's Day

BySabrina Dominique
As soon as the Christmas decorations come down, the world begins to look like Cupid projectile vomited pink and red all over the storefronts. An afternoon on the couch will inevitably yield a rom-com with every changed channel and chances are, if…

Why You Should Embrace Your Inner Assh*le

BySabrina Dominique
As a perpetually nice girl, I retain the footprints of those who have walked all over me in the past. I may not have realized it until this very moment, but my crippling habit of saying yes to everything and everyone apparently acts as a green light…

The 5 Types Of Guys Every Girl Will Date In Her Lifetime

BySabrina Dominique
A wise, albeit fictional, character once said that “life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're going to get.” Well, Forrest Gump, it's true. It's hard to prepare for life when you don't know what's coming your way and things get…