Elisabeth Ovesen



I’m not off the grid, and I haven’t disappeared from social media, but no one knows where I am, and that’s just the way I like it.

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Photo: Andrew Neel/Pexels

If you know you me and you’re reading this, chances are, I’m not where you think I am. …


The saddest Christmas ever turned me against the holiday; the hardest year ever has made me look forward to it.

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I must have been twelve the year I decided to hate Christmas for the rest of my life. …


Plus, a pretty gross run-in with Donald Trump I’ll never forget.

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Photo: Actor Scott Baio, my ex-lover, and other dudes at the Walk Away rally in Westwood, CA/Twitter

I have never been a political person. I have never fully understood or cared about politics or the people who run this country. I am not the sort of person prone to march, protest, or participate in any form of political outcry or organization. I am also not the kind of person who would join the military or any other government agency. I know who I am and who I am not, and I have a deeply profound respect for everyone and anyone who gets up in the morning determined to fight for the freedoms and rights of others.

I just don’t have it in me. …


Elisabeth Ovesen

📚 3x NYT bestselling author | ✍️ Pen name Karrine Steffans | 👩🏻‍🏫 Performance Coach | 🤯 Psych Major | 👉🏼 https://linktr.ee/lilibetovesen

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