With nowhere else to turn, I held my nose, lay down my dignity and my personally-identifiable information at the door, and stepped into the preferred digital meat market of underemployed millennials - OK Cupid.
At the time, I was living alone in a studio apartment in the suburbs, and I was writing a book, and my closest friends were only accessible via Philadelphia’s extremely shaky public transit system.
If you have particular feelings of stress and anxiety, look up why that may be.
My partner enjoys knowing how things work and can always deal with a situation if all the details are set out in front of him. I included emotional and biological reasons behind OCD, as well as a section on representation in the media.
However, I live with OCD every day and have experience mixing the two.
So today, I want to share with you the four things I’ve found to be key when bringing both parts of your life together peacefully. If I feel a relationship, romantic or platonic is going anywhere, I will make a point of saying I have OCD.