When you can take off your clothes in front of him, in broad daylight, without an ounce of anxiety.
It’s time to put your big girl shoes on now. It’s time to look at yourself in the mirror and tell yourself that you are enough. You shine without needing a diamond ring on your finger. You shine without needing to be someone else’s sun.
I wonder if she knows that
you told me once, you would never love
anyone liked you loved me.
I hope she never finds out.
You don’t regret anything that happened in the past because you learned so much about yourself in the process. You don’t hold on to the broken parts of yourself anymore. You are free from your demons.
Date someone who joins you dancing on top of tables. Date someone who won’t let go of the true you. And who loves you for you.
Whatever it may be, sometimes all you need is a back rub from your mom and her soothing voice telling you it’s all going to be ok.
Memorize a Nicki Minaj rap.
You made me feel like I could touch the stars
even if the world was ending,
like I could defy gravity
and do it with grace.
They will hurt with you, and will grab your hand tightly, to let you know that they aren’t going anywhere. And they never, ever will.
Show your ex that you’re more powerful than the hate. Show them that you can rise above the pain. Show them you’re a force to be reckoned with. And that you are happy being alone. You’re happy just with yourself.