Abby Rubenfeld called the impact of the Hardwick case “devastating,” but she put it in perspective and outlined a possible legal challenge to Florida’s sodomy law. The two law students sitting next to me admitted they were afraid to come because people would think they were gay; they didn’t want to get in the TV camera’s range. Well, at least they attended.
Sometimes life can be lonely by yourself, but being surrounded by half-there people is even lonelier.
Let your conscience, inner voice, and intuition guide you.
I fell in love with you this September. I think you knew it before I did, think you felt the air shift slightly as I tumbled in graceful and glorious denial.
It was you all along. You were always enough. The world tricked you into believing otherwise.
CANCER: Give yourself a me day. A day where you don’t do favors for anyone else. A day where you only focus on yourself.
Aries: They will be your loudest and most enthusiastic supporter
What people don’t realize is that self-love isn’t a state of consistency.
This video discusses the true story behind The Exorcism of Emily Rose. It’s a case of demonic possession that actually went to court.
Beauty begins anywhere and stops at nothing.
My fiance and his friends visited this old lady every day after school for nearly a year. She was always nice to them, and her house was always kept very clean and tidy. One day, when they were on their way to her house after school, a man stopped them and asked where they were heading, and when they told him, he said that lady was his grandma. She died in a house fire a decade earlier. My now fiance and his friends went to her house anyway, and found all the furniture old and covered in dust and cobwebs.
Even the site knew they had crossed the line.
The rabbi told the story of a 19-year-old poet destined for greatness who every winter would walk on a certain pond until one year the ice cracked and he drowned. “The ice didn’t know a great poet was walking on it,” the rabbi said. “You see, the ice never knows. . . nature is completely unaware of us.”
Maybe today love looks like staying in your sheets and comforting your soft heart.
It may sound dramatic, but I was obsessed. Every day that would be my first thought when I woke up.
Good people don’t play with others’ feelings. Good people don’t manipulate. Good people don’t lie to get what they want.
The first step in recovering from a bad day is to tend to your emotions.
I suppose that is the truth behind being shameless in our lives. It’s about standing, jumping, running towards the truth that is you, and never giving a second thought to those that are mocking you along the way.
A person who has never felt love from another will not understand how to love someone. Someone who has never experienced happiness will fall short of fulfilling their own.
All too often, we have dreams and goals for our lives, but we end up letting them slip away.
She had this one “demon” that she said followed her everywhere and hid in the bathrooms that we just called “It”.
God says that His strength is perfected in weakness.
I am navigating two worlds, and it’s new, and I don’t know what I’m doing, and as a result, I’m failing again and again. But I’m learning where my boundaries are, how and when I need to care for myself, and how massive an experience mothering is.
I wouldn’t change any of the moments I’ve encountered when it came to love or an almost love or a love that still leaves me yearning for their touch even though it’s been too long.
When every single day feels the same, it’s hard to break out of your routine. It’s hard to find reasons to pull yourself out of bed in the morning.
Boundaries reflect your values and your character and they give people a choice to either act right or leave.
Keeping secrets does not take away from your authenticity.
Love can be deep, beautiful, messy and, dare I say, not enough. There are times, I have learned, where letting go is the most loving thing you will ever do for another.
“We accept the love we think we deserve.”
I’m spinning drunk, spinning dizzy. Picking at hangnails like I can dig my way to you.
Not everyone is like the person who hurt you. But hear this: it’s okay, and it’s time to tear down the wall and to let love back in.
Our reality is directly related to our perspective.
Sometimes in movies, when dogs/wolves are supposed to look mean and threatening, their tails would have to be redone with CGI because their tails won’t stop wagging from doing such a good job acting.
Bettering yourself doesn’t mean you’re broken. It doesn’t mean there is something wrong with you that needs fixing. Bettering yourself simply means you’re going to put in the work to take care of yourself.
TAURUS: He’s going to lead you on for months — and never ask you out officially.
I can’t wait around for you anymore.
It comes to fix what you broke. It comes to heal you.
Sunday, October 13th, the Moon will be in the sign of Aries, causing for some interesting moments and allowing for us to fight for our dreams and to take action.
That’s the thing about love. It will always have its moments where it all goes wrong.
You can’t just hide away from your pain. You just need to deal with it by letting yourself feel it.
Almost relationships are hard. They hurt us. They can break us. And sometimes it seems so unfair, to get so close to something so good, just to have it be taken away.
Just because you don’t have “rent” doesn’t mean #vanlife isn’t expensive.
Don’t say you’re fine if you’re not.
She wants more than a maybe and a gray area and an undefined.
Even though no one asked me, welcome to my TED talk.
If you could call yourself 10 years ago, what would you tell them?
These humans, they make bold moves. The type of boldness that creates change. The change that they welcome with open arms and hearts.
I want to put my energy into giving my body love through food, fitness, and self-care.
Check-in with yourself, take a few deep breaths and remind yourself of this: at the end of the day, we are all gloriously human.
While our minds are incredible machines that control our bodies and tell us what to do and where to go automatically, we have to gain awareness and the ability to step in from time to time and question why it is we may be struggling with whatever it may be.