I will never be someone’s friend with benefits. Take me or leave me, but don’t expect me to be here ready and waiting for you when you get home.
Life continues on in my world, with classes and homework and activities. Life here does not stop for death.
I want to believe that I have acquired the skills to ward off another depression. I won; I cannot and will not let it get the best of me.
Instead, take a step back and calm down. Be alone. Do whatever you need to do to relax and diffuse. Just don’t let it get to you. You’ve worked too hard to let one thing wreck your stability.
I ensure it won’t happen by pushing people away. If I sense someone is starting to become distant, I become distant first. I abandon ship. It’s a natural instinct I use to protect myself.
Can we all take a minute to figure out what this phrase really means?
I don’t care what he says. His writing is beautiful, just like I told him that first night, and I would read it any day. No judgment involved. He had the capability to hurt me and instead he showed me what could happen if I only took a risk and opened up.
Live for something. Don’t let sadness define you.
She tilts her head back, laughing.
I apologize to any guy who interacts with my chest. Not much for him to clasp, grip, or hold in his hand.