To The One Who Left Me At The Worst Possible Moment: I Thank You

All of a sudden, our ignorantly blissful relationship had a dark cloud hovering above. You had a front row seat to the worst moments of my life. I saw in your face that you weren’t ready to deal with this. To deal with me as I faced the death of my mother. I saw your … More To The One Who Left Me At The Worst Possible Moment: I Thank You

I Want To Hold Your Hand, But I’m Afraid You’ll Freak Out

We live in a time where we connect so much through a digital platform that non-sexual physical contact among humans is becoming incredibly rare. There’s even this fear or feeling of being “creeped out” by a simple hand hold or an arm brushing up against ours. I never understood this. In fact, I love personal … More I Want To Hold Your Hand, But I’m Afraid You’ll Freak Out

I’m Happy & I Know It, But I Couldn’t Clap My Hands

Okay, this sounds like it’s about to be super cynical. Stick with me. It will work its way out into something positive (because POSITIVITY!!!). This year of metamorphosis has been such a good thing for me. As I’ve written before, it’s really stemmed from this unconditional self love paired with a deeper understanding of myself. This … More I’m Happy & I Know It, But I Couldn’t Clap My Hands

Just Your Luck

How many times have you heard someone say, “With my luck, *insert trivial daily difficulty* will happen.” Aside from the fact that I don’t really believe in luck, this phrase gets to me more than others. When I think about luck, I think of it as something that solely happens by chance. I view it as this … More Just Your Luck

Go & Love Yourself

I’ve spent a lot of my life just trying to be okay. Trying to feel content. Contentment is an underrated desire, I think. It seems so small. So bland. Like it’s not enough. But, contentment is defined as “a state of peaceful happiness.” We could all use more of that, right? I have suffered the … More Go & Love Yourself