You don’t owe them your time, your respect, or an answer to their text.
They teach us that we can make it through life’s losses in stride, no matter how tough they are and how much they hurt us.
Being an aunt makes everything new again.
Tolerance is freeing.
Since you are not a child, your parents may think it’s appropriate to discuss every aspect of the divorce with you. It is important to decide how comfortable you are playing the role of “shoulder to cry on.”
Dealing with depression in a household where it’s viewed as something that only the weak fall prey too makes it 10x harder.
Don’t lose sight of the big picture in the pursuit of instant gratification.
You leaving made me question my worth. Every time someone would replace me or leave me I would consider it as a justification that I am not worth staying for.
You were my best friend, my partner in crime, and my ultimate cheerleader. I loved you despite your flaws.
When you were child in foster care, the odds were stacks against you.