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You’re Allowed To Not Fit In

You’re allowed to be yourself. You’re allowed to be your own kind of beautiful. You’re allowed to be all of the things that set you apart from the crowd. You’re allowed to wear the shape of you however you like.

Letting Go Is An Act Of Love Too

So as much as you love someone, you may have to make the difficult decision to let them go. Sometimes it takes more courage to walk away from a relationship that is all that you ever wanted. How hard it is to say goodbye to the best thing that has happened to you.

Why I Chose To Stay

Despite everything, I will be here. A promise that I wish to keep. I gave my word that I will stay by you whatever life gives us and my love, I will keep that.

I’ll Pretend I Don’t Notice Your Sexism

I won’t notice how my male coworkers avoid going to lunch or hang out alone with me because rumors will start that we’re more than friends. Or when I’m purposely not included in group texts because the discussion isn’t “appropriate for a girl.”

The Art Of Falling

girl falling

Tears rolling down my nose, unable to breathe type of laughter. I’m fine. A little bruised, but she was right. I fell—it didn’t kill me. It’s easy to stand back up and start again, knowing a bout of laughter is the worst I have to look forward to.

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