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.

We Are All Faking It

FROM WE ARE ALL FAKING IT

My fists were banging up and down on the already cracked wooden table. My face was sizzling red. I had what felt like marbles…

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FROM MY DATE WITH A PSYCHIC

“I’m not telling you what to do, I’m just telling you what you’re going to do. There’s a difference.” ― Jennifer Lynn Barnes The psychic asked me to…

WHEN YOU WANT TO RUN AWAY

FROM WHY I ALMOST RAN AWAY

“Running away was easy; not knowing what to do next was the hard part.”  ― Glenda Millard While most people were kicking off the new…

I NEVER LIKED NYC

FROM I NEVER LIKED NEW YORK CITY

This is my 4th year in New York City. Before I moved here, I figured I would last only 4 minutes. I booked a one-way ticket, but…