Author Archives: Chiara Mazzucco

About Chiara Mazzucco

Chiara got her start in the blogosphere by dishing out reality slaps on her dating and relationship blog. The brutal honesty that became her signature tone earned her the badass reputation she needed to get The Indie Chicks magazine up and running. She is also a web designer and author of The 9 Mirages of Love. Driven, stubborn, and wildly ambitious, she won’t stop until she is the perfect, self-empowered role model for all of her readers.

Don’t Be a Doormat: 3 Times to Speak Up

One of the most retweeted tweets on our twitter account is the following quote: “If you don’t like being a doormat then get off the floor. – Al Anon” Sounds pretty obvious, right? If you don’t like getting punched around,…


How to Text a Guy

Bam. Numbers have been exchanged and flirtation has commenced. Game ON, baby! There is nothing more fun than getting your flirty text dance on with a new crush – question is: how good are your guy texting moves? I watched…


Why Begging Never Works

Getting dumped is one of the shittiest feelings in the entire world, and the entire world can relate. A broken heart hurts so much, in fact, we often put our dignity on the line to mend it. Whether you’ve seen…


#YesAllWomen: Conversations on Sex

I participated in the #YesAllWomen hashtag on Twitter and like most, it left me silent. This being a self-empowerment magazine for women, there was no way for us to not address what happened. Unfortunately, one single article can’t address everything…


Issues with Authority

“I don’t understand why you’re sending me to the counselor’s office,” I growled defiantly while the whole class fed off the drama. “Because, Chiara, you’re breaking the dress code. Now, I’m not going to tell you again. Get up and…