It’s isn’t exciting. It isn’t as poetic, or romantic as it seems to be on television and books. It doesn’t just ‘go away’ when love or some miracle worker comes along. It stays. It lingers.
The crazy girl is insanely passionate and doesn’t love by half-measures. Wether it’s a project, a subject, a place or the people in her tribe, if she loves something she loves it silly, throwing herself into it head-first.
We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.
And we’re bigger than that; in a time and age where we are more connected and capable than ever before – you and I are bigger than that bubble. Bigger than our small towns; bigger than those tabloid newspapers; bigger than closing our curtains and selves off from the outside world.
The reality is even things that you love, that you’re hungry for and passionate about, will occasionally be things you don’t want to do. Work is work. That’s why we don’t call it Big Happy Fun Time.
Her arm broken in two places, she dangled from the donation box for six hours.
“I wanted a boy instead.”
When they choose to let you in that close, what you’ll realize is how opposite this person in front of you on one of their bad days is compared to the one you fell in love with.
Virgo: You’re convinced that without them, you will lose yourself.
In order to find the things in this life worth holding onto, we must first master the art of letting go.
I’ll always be near. I’ll always find you.
Jennifer Brinley returned home on Valentine’s Day to find her bedroom completely covered in Post-It notes, each with something her husband loves about her written on it.
Don’t be the person who says these phrases anymore, “I would, but…” or “I know I could, but…” But nothing! You are wasting your life. This is all the time you get.
Virgo: When you step out of the shower. Before you apply any makeup or do your hair. You look drop dead gorgeous in your natural state.
However awful your roommate horror story is, it probably isn’t as bad as the one Twitter user @chaserojo has for the world.
I resented the city that had once seemed like everything to me.
Wild, red hot attraction.
“I had a guy call me who was audibly masturbating and saying lewd things right off the bat. It was really fucking weird.”
He’s the kind of boy that will justify toxic behavior by hiding behind his love. He told you not to go to that party, not to wear that dress, not to talk to that friend — because he cares. Because he wants you all to himself. He’ll make it sound sweet so you can’t complain. So you can’t see how dangerous he really is.
Here’s to the girls who would rather stay wild and wander than settle down. The one’s who have said, “I like you, but I love to travel so as much as I’d like to stay I have to go.” The girls who don’t want a “normal” life and actually refuse to live it.
How does that make sense? We no longer live in an era where physical labor is something the majority of workers do, so how is physical exhaustion the sign of a job well done?
Immigration and Customs Enforcement had received a tip from an unidentified source, though Attorney Jo Anne Bernal believes it was the woman’s boyfriend and alleged abuser who tipped the authorities off.
Stop acting like you’re in a relationship one day and like you’re a bachelor the next day. You don’t get to be both. You have to pick a side.
“Don’t you want what everyone else has?”
Our arrangement was golden. I barely had to do anything, aside from sit there and answer survey questions. I liked spending time with her. And I trusted her. I knew she wouldn’t do anything immoral, put my life in danger. At least, not on purpose.
Sagittarius: You’re unhappy because you’re living a lie. You are trying to be someone you’re not in order to make your family or your friends or someone else (who isn’t you) happy. You convinced yourself to believe this is the life you’re supposed to live, but you know it’s not.
For hurting you. You haven’t been easy on this body, this brain, this soul.
He routinely sends her “merry christmas!” or “happy birthday!” texts.
When out with friends you order beer over wine, whiskey over vodka, chicken wings over a salad.
It’s so hard to guard your heart from being hardened. It takes a lot of work and effort.
I will make you miss me when you realize you lost your chance.
There’s a difference between “not being able to pay the bills” and “irrationally fearing that one day you may not be able to.”
Do you complain to express your feelings, or do you use fear as an excuse not to move forward?
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Medicine would help, I was told, it would make things so much better. My life would be enjoyable, not just something I had to bear. They were wrong.
Always find time to be with people you care about. You only have 84,000 seconds in a day. Tomorrow will always be uncertain. Tell your parents you love them.
We are biologically engineered as flirts.
Wait for a relationship that is filled with goodness but that is completely imperfect – so that you can understand and experience how much better love is when it’s real and human as opposed to perfect and flawless.
We need Feminism now more than ever in a time when Feminism is being the most criticized. We need men on our side to understand women’s issues.
God didn’t give this life for us to document everything. He wants us to experience the bliss that every moment of life offers.
I am more grateful every day for that opportunity. Because for all my tears and for all the anger and the whirlwind of self-loathing that followed, I learned something.
I learned that there are as many ways to give as there are deserving recipients. The key is to know that the way in is right there underneath your nose.
Healthy love brings you down to earth.
The room illuminated once more. This time it was stronger. Everything had become visible as though it were daylight. Her jaw clenched.
Being an Empath is not a “one size fits all.” You are unique in how you relate to your ability to feel other people’s emotions.
Be so good at ignoring him that he begins to doubt his own existence. However, there’s some moments you won’t be so good at ignoring. Like when you guys laugh at the same things. When your favorite show is his favorite show. It’s always the little things.
I knew that even though it is my nature to be an empath, I can learn to take more care of myself and establish clearer boundaries.
I need you now, more than ever. But I also need you always
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