Jen Glantz

I’m Jen Glantz. I’ve been a published writer for over 13 years, spilling my words into magazines (ranging from style to scuba diving), newspapers, websites and even this one time, a speech, for someone who didn’t speak a word of English. What drives my words, my site, my writing, is the power of relating to people. I find that many people, especially young girls, feel so alone and quite often they feel embarrassed. I want to shatter those feelings! I want them to read what I write and understand that it’s okay to be a little outside of the box, but most importantly, that it is okay to just be who they are.

FROM THE DENTIST

  You used to believe the dentist was not human. This was when you were three and he would appear like a stealthy magician…

FROM I LOVE YOU IS BACK

  “The only thing worth writing about is the human heart in conflict with itself” -William Faulkner Have you ever played with glitter? Scooped up a handful…

FROM (V) DAY

    Where I stand on Valentine’s day is directly in line with where I stand on my politics and my salsa–somewhere in the…

FROM NEVER SEEING SNOW

My suitcases are already packed and the two boxes I shipped, with miscellaneous items that decorate ones life, have already arrived. The only thing…