Learning to detach from your emotions is a way to create an empowering awareness that allows you to choose your emotions and therefore your actions.
Sometimes I still feel like an alien on some awful planet but I know that I am not alone. I am a Dominican American, born in the USA from an immigrant parent.
How to take shots properly. Pa’ arriba, pa’ abajo, pal centro y pal carajo.
Sonder: The realization that each passerby has a life as vivid and complex as your own.
Dating Green: The eco-friendly practice of recycling, or re-dating, former boyfriends/girlfriends, regardless of whether or not it is a terrible idea.
I think I’ve finally grasped all (okay, not all, but some of) the slang terms that Aussies throw around because if they can shorten it, they will.
Even if you’re not perfect and make mistakes, that’s OK. They’ll appreciate you trying.
“Every now and then we experience emotions that defy easy description.”
So next time you are having trouble finding the motivation to do something remember it might just have something to do with the words you are using to explain it to yourself.
I have a habit of keeping for myself, souvenirs from every relationship. Not material goods, or memories, really, but words. Sentences said to me that leave a lasting image in my head.