Get the urge to call them and say sorry.
Sadness is not beautiful. Depression is not beautiful. But there is something beautiful about working on your problems.
Hangovers demand a light at the end of the tunnel, a reason to go on and actually leave your bed.
You can love someone in a way you never loved your ex.
But this time, the depression was worse than I could have ever imagined and I couldn’t handle it. I got my dad’s 45 caliber gun and shot myself in the stomach.
Norm, as usual, tugging at my heartstrings.
“ Loneliness is the human condition. Cultivate it. The way it tunnels into you allows your soul room to grow. Never expect to outgrow loneliness. Never hope to find people who will understand you, someone to fill that space.”
These men and women bare it all.
Don’t let anyone make you feel weird about being sad or missing your dog, no matter how much time has passed.
Healing isn’t about Band-Aids, because however tempting, they’re always, always temporary. Let yourself be held, if you have a holder. And if you don’t, that’s okay too, because you love yourself; you must always remember to love yourself.