Writing & Expression
They still see you as just another fish in the sea, they don’t see you as the main catch.
Someone may tell you they want a relationship when in truth they aren’t really ready for one and can either go on to sabotage it or slowly pull away or any number of things. Or, they may present one way and actually be another.
The artist knows that art breathes life into our existence.
Don’t apologize for asking for closure. It’s not a crime. It’s not too needy. It’s not too crazy. It’s your right.
You forgot to tell them how magical they are. You forgot to tell them and show them all the beautiful things you loved about them. You forgot to embrace the imperfect, the raw, the flawed. You didn’t dance when they asked you to dance.
You don’t need the guy who only half shows up, you don’t need the guy who only comes around when it’s convenient for him, you don’t need the guy who bails on you last second. Fuck that guy. Stop settling for guys like him and start settling for the guy who actually gives a shit about you.
Life is all about rising up in spite of the ache. It’s about picking yourself up after a crashing defeat.
I’m finally learning that it doesn’t have to be a sad story with no destination. I’m finally learning that I can still change the ending. I can still make it a happy one.
The point of life isn’t to try to figure out the key to your happily ever after, nor is it to make your heart so hard that nothing can break you. The point is to learn to rise to rise from the ashes every time you get burned.