You deserve to be understood. You deserve to have all parts of you loved. You deserve relationships that surpass superficial boundaries.
Let’s stop letting our egos get in the way. Let’s stop acting like we don’t care when we do. Let’s stop pushing our emotions down and pretending they don’t exist.
I began to understand how pain manifests into diseases.
Like any blossoming of a great thing, this endeavor requires patience on your part—loving, tender patience for yourself on this path of self-discovery.
This journey isn’t about anyone else’s expectations but your own. This journey isn’t about anyone’s happiness but yours.
There will never be a “perfect time.” It simply does not exist.
You are not slutty. You are not promiscuous. You are doing nothing wrong.
Feeling this way, though, how can you be just friends? When all you want to do is reach out and hold their hand?
Love is a beautiful thing when we come across it.
It’s easy to get stuck in the past. Our minds work funnily: they seem to think that if we give something enough attention, it’ll either give us the answer or somehow makes us feel better.