Here are five ways that colleges can begin to provide better support to students struggling with mental illness.
Why is the blogging community dominated by an LGBTQIA presence? Simple—it’s better to be a gay blogger. By default, it connects you to thousands of fellow gays who dominate the digital space.
It’s important to sleep any chance you get. Don’t let anyone tell you that 9 minute nap isn’t valuable.
She left because she had no other choice.
Daymond refused to let the opinions of others veer him off his path. He worked hard, stuck to his uncool job while he pursued his passion. And made it work.
I will not lie, when I first saw The Daily Beast reporting that Tomi was suspended, I laughed.
From this point on, nobody should begrudge anyone who voted for Donald Trump. We should, however, begrudge anyone who insists on continuing to walk around with their eyes and ears covered as President Donald J. Trump launches a war on the working class of America.
I have told him how I have felt in the past, the boys I have found attractive, those I have not. He has never done the same.
“Which one of my friends would you sleep with? I won’t get mad, I’m just curious…”
“The world you grew up in is dead.”
She deep cleans her entire car and/or apartment before you come over.
Why do we mistake emotion, kindness, soft natured characteristic for weakness?
You’ll actually grow to really appreciate the alone time. Although your different body clocks can add some complications to your relationship, it can also add some really nice balance, too.
The greatest gift you can give yourself is the ability to control your thoughts, rather than allowing your thoughts to control you.
The best relationships are the ones that come as a surprise, when your feelings totally sneak attack you.
This is a battle and not an amusement parade.
I wanted so much for him to feel a shred of something for me. I wanted more than anything to be the reason he smiled. I just wanted him to love me back.
I am ready to be adored and adorned — loved so deeply and wisely that I could not have possibly dreamed it.
Date someone who’s not scared by the ghosts of your past.
But she set fire to your soul
with just one touch,
making all the hesitant pieces of you tremor
under her fingertips.
Expect your heart to stop beating every time the phone rings at an unusual hour in the night or when more than one missed call pops up on your screen.
I will try to be the kind of woman that deserves you, the man I’m praying for.
This just in: it is 2017 and for some reason, people still can’t seem to wrap their heads around the fact that catcalling is indeed harassment.
Maybe we’re too scared. Scared of falling so hard that we forget how to breathe. Scared of loving too hard. Of wanting too much. Maybe we are all cowards. Cowards who say they believe in love, but run the second it comes our way.
Traveling alone means that you can be as social or as antisocial as you want to be. Whatever works best for you. This is your time.
Gas-lighting / Manipulating. Constantly changing a standard with arbitrary goal-posts, to keep someone second-guessing.
Let’s not live in a disposable society of easily replacing each other, because true love, the soulmate type, the one where you’d stand in front of the train for the other, and the one where you imagine dying in each others’ arms doesn’t happen every day, or even if ever for some.
Why am I hanging onto these strange rules of sexuality because of ideologies from a book that I don’t adhere to?
You ignored the girl who was willing to give the world to you.
It’s a huge societal expectation to get married and have babies, enough so that all the folks in happy, committed, long term relationships get asked continually when they’ll be taking that trip down the aisle.
When I’m stressed, I push you away. I don’t want to, I need you more than ever at that point, in fact, but I feel like I have to.
You taught me that the people we need, the ones we should want aren’t the ones that look like us, or act like us, or think like us. They’re the ones that complete us.
“You have to be willing to let your soul die to enter the areas of darkness necessary to pull the large fish swimming in the ocean of the political unconscious.”
Our words spewing out the truth,
No protection of mental capability to process things.
Soldiers have many feelings. These old vets have seen things we could never possibly imagine, and you know what? They do cry. We just don’t see it.
You sliced his heart open.
You are going to be lucky. Because by the time you will have him, he’s gonna be a changed man.
She was the calm to your wild,
the careful to your chaos.
I will test you in the hopes that you will fail me. I will ask questions that I already know the answers to. I will overanalyze and contextualize every single move we both make until my brain is mentally exhausted.
I throw love around like it’s glitter confetti
heart on my sleeve, in my hands
yours for the taking whenever you want
When the life Sebastian didn’t choose flashes before his eyes, he doesn’t try to fight it or change it. He doesn’t act entitled to it. He accepts it with tragic grace.
Bots are designed by people, and therefore reflect the disproportionate gender representation in the tech industry, where women continue to form a minority in discussions on development and design.
She is the product of hurt, and in turn only knows how to hurt those around her.
I spent enough time in the church to know that this is not what Jesus taught.
We haven’t heard much from Kim Kardashian since the terrifying Paris robbery that happened in October 2016, but she’s finally come forward to talk about the incident in most recent episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians.
When a girl falls in love, she falls hard. She’ll give you all of her attention, her time, her effort, and her love — no questions asked.
Are the things that bring you the most joy the things that bring you said paycheck? I really hope that they do, because I have spent most of my life on the opposite end of that spectrum.
I’m tired of carrying this weight on my shoulders from my past that haunts me.
You eliminate the ones who are not on the same page. When you’re honest with yourself about what you’re looking for; whether you’re looking for something casual or serious, you become more aware of the types of relationships you get yourself into. You will not string someone along if they’re looking for something more and you won’t stick around when someone is not ready if you’re the one wanting more.
The people in our lives, right now, are not guaranteed to stay. It takes a lot of work to keep relationships strong.