I was free from the name-calling, the belittling, and the feelings that I was never good enough.
She was born wild with a restless soul
and you can’t tame someone like her.
The truth about forgiveness is that it sets your heart free.
Don’t feel guilty when you’ve already grieved for your relationship before it ended. Because things change, people change, and sometimes it’s because we’re growing into the person we were always meant to be.
See, the real freedom is in trusting, is in throwing our caution to the wind, is in embracing what we cannot plan or know or even understand, is in allowing ourselves to be vulnerable.
The world out there has far more to offer you than just the one person who broke your heart, the job you got laid off from, or the friendships that have disappeared. Take a step outside and start a new relationship with yourself.
The truth about hellos is that you have to anticipate a goodbye somewhere in the end. It doesn’t really matter when, but eventually, it comes.
I wish I could say that you were only my 3 AM thoughts,
but you’re more than tears on a pillow
when I’ve listened to too many sad songs.
We promise ourselves we are better than this. We tell ourselves we are worth more, that we deserve more.
I was convinced if I threw it all away, shoved it in leftover grocery bags and left it on your porch that I would be free. That I would be clean. But I wasn’t.