Know what is best for you and walk away before it’s too late because chasing a false dream will only lead to heartbreak.
There’s a certain radiance you emit when you’re in love.
You deserve love, and you deserve it fully.
“Let a girl sit on your face while she reads a book or plays video games.”
How to not cry when someone looks at you and says “Are you okay?”
But most of all, I’ve learned that I’m more than my cancer. I’m a human being. I’m not my cancer. Yes I have cancer, but I’m also an actress. Yes I have cancer, but I have a beautiful girlfriend.
Doing laundry and then putting your clothes away immediately, instead of taking pieces out of the dryer one-by-one on an as-needed basis.
The cemetery workers finish shoveling dirt over my grave. My headstone looms.
I’ll be here where you first found me. I’ll love you silently, through distance and time. I’ll hope you don’t fall in love with anyone else
This article is about to be the scariest thing I’ve ever posted, the most raw, the most honest, and reveal my maybe, number one insecurity to the masses.
Artists are frequently told to think outside the box, be creative or seek originality. These are not entirely incorrect but they neglect a key point- nothing is original.
“I made a choice. I was choosing between life or death.”
On some days, I sleep with it, poured into the marrow of my bones. It’s no longer tricked into sleeping under my bed, it keeps climbing, till it’s one with the voices in my head.
By 31 I have lived to understand that heartbreaks and heartquakes are inevitable when in love, and I better learn to live with them than run away and devaluate this feeling.
Some of these are really…strange.
Brave does not equal cold-heartedness, lack of softness, or constant strength. Brave is the ability to perform under duress while remaining true to yourself in the process.
This year, I will choose more preciously the moments I want to share with the world and keep the rest for us. I will be present.
I am afraid that I will end-up being the one who tries more. The one who hopes for more but ends-up with less each and every single time. The one who loses a piece of her heart with each heartbreak over someone who wasn’t worth it.
Setting yourself incredibly high standards that no one will ever reach because at least that way, you can blame them and not your own fears.
Money changes the little things in life, but not the big ones.
Accept their apologies even you don’t understand.
“Can You Really Afford To Get A Dog?”
So my advice to anyone is this: Give. Up. Not on yourself, or your dreams, or your life. Give up on other people’s expectations of you, give up on hiding your true self away, give up on doing what you think you should do instead of what you want to do.
Negative, static thoughts will not fade until we tune ourselves to another frequency.
Even if they are serious opportunities, even if it will only take 15 minutes, even if it’s something that everyone else does, I’d like to avoid it.
A story where, after the honeymoon phase is over, the gravity of their issues comes to light, but they’re still able to work things out.
Please, for the love of all that is good and pure in this world, can we ease up on the heteronormative, gender role-confirming narrative that so many of these advice articles follow?
You’re doing everything you possibly can to shake this unwelcomed feeling, that has made a home inside you.
There is evil in the beauty that surrounds us.
I spent months pouring over you, over us, over what we could and should have been.
I don’t know if I should feel bad for him or make him happy or just leave him there in his cold abyss of nothingness. One thing’s for sure: he’s troubled. And honestly I don’t know how to approach him.
Being frightened of us is the most rational thing in the world.
You are loud, and you are persistent. You know how to get under my skin, and you know how to give me goosebumps on every inch of my body. But, I will never let you take full control. I will never let you gain my whole heart.
“We must release…the Biden!”
I have come to realize that there is much left to understand about HS and I am unfortunately far from free of a life with the disease.
Don’t out us. Even if we’re comfortable with our identity, we don’t know if everyone else is going to be the same way. Let us do the talking on this one and if necessary, let us stay in the closet where it’s safe.
Do not be afraid of being a mess. There is nothing wrong in being the way you are. Embrace who you are. Be absorbed in the things you love. Find your peace. Eventually you will find your way.
Sometimes when they try to save us from the darkness they’re actually blocking the light.
Take a minute to listen to the voices of all the people with illnesses. Hear our struggles. Hear our success. Hear how this “simple” decision could make or break my life.
Once you set the standards, you’re going to be waiting for a little but that’s okay. Waiting isn’t a bad thing. What this generation is missing is patience.
I hope I will have loved more than I’ve lost.
We shouldn’t have to spend our lives questioning, wondering, regretting, apologizing for the way we love and let others in.
“Reports alleged Trump paid women of the night to perform “golden showers” in a hotel room during one of his visits.”
If we’ve come to believe that our dreams are not possible and that life holds nothing but pain for us, we will tend to create experiences that validate our viewpoint.
Say ‘no’ to ghosting. You can do this. Go out there and be ‘not shitty.’
Are you with someone who makes little gestures when you least expect it just because he or she wants to see you happy and smile?
This would be the best troll move ever.
I think relationships, especially in the beginning, are kind of like baking cookies from scratch when you’ve misplaced your favorite recipe but have a general idea of how it’s all supposed to come together.
If you’re not doing something that makes you happy then you’re wasting your life.
Date someone who makes you want to be the kind of partner you’ve always wanted to have.