Elisabeth Ovesen
3x NYT bestselling author. Pen name Karrine Steffans. Copywriter. Content creator. Psych Major. Performance + Life Mastery Coach. lilibetovesen.com

Sometimes, for fathers who abandon their children, there’s no coming back

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Photo: Adam Hester


WRITING & RELATIONSHIPS

Inside the mind of a writer can be as messy as you have both hoped and feared.

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Illustration: Sasi/Rawpixel


FAITH & FEAR

The people who should feel like imposters often don’t, so I’ve decided to use them as inspiration.

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Illustration: Nunny/Rawpixel


MENTAL HEALTH & WELL-BEING

Life becomes less devastating when you learn to celebrate the tough stuff.

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Illustration: Nunny/RawPixel


Dear Level

Don’t ruin a perfectly good holiday by doing too much in the bedroom

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Images: zoljo, Jupiterimages, Anastasiia Burlakova, malerapaso/Getty Images


SELF-CARE

Creating balance and finding my center became an act of defiance after what I saw.

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Illustration: Aew/Raw Pixel


SELF-LOVE & EMPOWERMENT

If you’re waiting for me to be self-deprecating, you should leave now.

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Illustration: Unknown/Raw Pixels


SELF-CONFIDENCE

When you feel like all hope is lost and you just can’t do it, consider this.

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Illustration: Nunny/Raw Pixels


RELATIONSHIPS

Most of my friends are men, and what they say about the women they date cracks me up and also makes me a little sad.

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Illustration: Audi/Raw Pixels


Dear Level

Why commitment-phobes need to keep it movin’

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Photo: Prostock Studios/Getty Images

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