Someone like you tried to break someone like me.
Sometimes our bad days are followed by even worse days. We can’t seem to catch a break. And we just wonder if things will ever get better.
If you told me this was a once in a lifetime sunset I’d believe you, but it happens every night.
Before you let someone in. Before you allow someone to tear you down slowly, but definitively. Before someone starts talking down to you. Before someone starts making you question yourself.
Josh now realizes that Chloe was deceiving him for six months and he feels both sorrow and rage. For example, he and Chloe had a running joke that she was having an affair with The Refrigerator, the Chicago Bears football player: “How could she have joked about being with The Refrigerator the night before when she really was with this other guy?”
I don’t know about you, but I like to make meaning out of everything. I think a lot of people do, it’s human nature, really.
I want to have you.
Taurus – You will have the gift of wanting to explore more.
Stop wasting your time trying to get accepted in the cool/popular clique.
I am so tired of women being told that we are unreasonable for wanting a good relationship. Standards have slipped so far that we grasp gratefully at the smallest of courtesies from a partner, and yet we are ridiculed as presumptuous…
You know what’s “crazy?” Thinking that it’s normal to connect with someone so deeply and then just not care about it.
Life teaches us new skills to make future obstacles easier to navigate, not to break us down to ruin us.
The thing is, when you work with those that are vulnerable and defenseless, there are always those people out there looking to take advantage of them because they can’t fight back.
When it all gets too much, we can always learn a lesson from our advent calendar and just take December day by day.
Even when times are tough, even when you have no idea why you are doing what you are doing, even when you have the urge to compare yourself to others, you are always exactly where you need to be in order to become the best version of yourself.
I’m the type of person that, from the second I see someone, I know whether there’s something there or not. But this year, I started out with a relationship — a relationship that strings into my journey of men for this year, something I wasn’t expecting to trek on.
Get enough sleep. The link between sleep deprivation and lowered mental performance is significant.
Nothing is different to the outside world; no one sees the changes happening. But you do. You feel it.
You don’t feel the warmth that Christmas used to bring to your home. How could you?
As I finished my journey home to my apartment, the roads were fresh with rain and glowing from the streetlights. It was dark and quiet, but I felt okay for the first time in weeks.
The rest of the world sees you differently than you see yourself. You’re not wearing the same set of lenses.
Every now and then there are films that manage to tell the kind of stories this world needs more of. Queen & Slim is one of those films.
A solid morning/night routine is something that should be present in everyone’s life.
ARIES: You don’t want to wait too long to make a move. Otherwise, they’re going to assume you aren’t interested and find someone new.
You’re worried you’re going to turn out too difficult to love in the long run.
I need you to tell yourself that you will get through this. You and I will get through this, and you will come out stronger than ever.
There was so much more you missed in between my lines. While I was memorizing your story, you were completely obsessed and enthralled in your own.
Life can be inspiring.
Life and Mother Nature are giving in so many ways and it makes sense if we are the expression of life, we must also be of service to others.
It’s easy to become self-centered in the midst of heartbreak.
I tend to play it safe and rarely take a risk. The problem with that is you’re not really living if you’re simply existing.
The mental load of parenting is insane.
Yesterday I spent a few hours visiting with my father. He’s 94 and still in good shape, considering, and since he doesn’t live too far away, I try to see him when I can.
A beautiful life does not come with no cost.
We both know that I deserved better.
You warm my heart, nourish my soul, and bring just the right kind of excitement, realness, and honesty to my life.
Our lives totally changed that summer and fall of 2006. It is most noticed during the holiday season. Rather than dwell on what has past, we have made new traditions.
I want to change, and I want to grow. I want to be the best version of myself possible with you because you make me want to be a better person.
One day, it will all make sense and you’ll realize that everything happens for a reason.
Our grandparents are the story-keepers of the family.
I miss you the way I would miss a limb. It feels like I’m walking around missing something essential to my being, something I’m meant to be with.
Life is all about resolving the karma that our souls incarnated with here on Earth.
I realize that as incredible as it is to have a thriving career, to be financially well, or to be physically fit, I crave connection the most.
For the hearts that have suffered, it can be difficult to love and be loved. But your heart is still alive, and so must you be.
Could the cliche that opposites attract have some truth to it after all?
Being successful requires saying no to the wrong things — the wrong money, wrong relationships, and wrong life choices.
Having chronic pain in my twenties has been a hard journey, but in many ways, it has had its rewards.
Being able to notice what’s good in your life even when everything else feels like it’s crumbling is a skill, my friends. A learned skill.
Middle names. People made middle names and then didn’t tell others what it was because in order to put a curse on someone you need their full name. If someone has a legal middle name and you don’t know it then you can’t curse them.
I’m not over the man that showed me what being loved meant.