Embrace What Is
And then one day, one moment, it was all gone. The hopes, the possibilities, the lovely moments that the future had in store for the two of you have washed away as if they had never existed.
Draw a line in the sand and don’t cross it.
I don’t know which place is my place in life, but I do know I don’t want to be the only one there.
You’re not bored; you’re not engaged by what’s around you.
I accepted years ago that I’m not going to be happy all the time. I’m not going to fake smile and make fake laughter to hide my sadness. It’s not my thing. I don’t play that game.
Because there is nothing more heartbreaking than realizing there is no longer anything you can do about what is already written in history.
The damn stabbing pain in your heart is unbearable.
You could be next.
Everyone’s story has value, and even if we don’t fully comprehend the narrative, it doesn’t make it any less precious.
You needed to get knocked down, hard, to know how capable you were of getting back up.
Summer is just around the corner, which means it’s about time for all the thrilling, heart-wrenching, squee-worthy blockbusters to drop in theaters.
I am no longer a motherless daughter, I am a mother, and the meaning of this day will forever mean more to me than it ever could have in the past.
No one can compare to the strength of a mother.
Life sucks and then you die.
Every time the topic of body insecurities occurs, I am stripped of my voice.
So today, my child, tell me, what can I do for you?
Thank you for loving me. You care enough to see who I am.
One day I wish I could repay you for everything you have done for me, but frankly, there is no gift and no perfect equivalent to the amount of impact you have had on my life.
Always find ways to reach out to your partner. Always find ways to express and remind her of your love.
Strength comes in a variety of forms. And in this case, it came in the form of just putting one foot in front of the other.
Communication is a beautiful dance that takes time, effort, and commitment. Just like ballroom dancing, you must be in-sync with one another, follow each other’s guidance, and accept the flow.
Things are lifeless. Their only purpose is to serve you in a way people can’t. But then why do we expect them to still?
I am slowly learning that having a relationship is not the most important thing in the world.
I don’t believe in saying that you never meet right people at a wrong time. However, I know that if two people are meant to be together, they will meet again at the time when it will feel right.
Now, I suppose you’re asking, how do we exist because of love? Well, I’ll tell you. It is because God took so much precious time to create you as an individual.
Being a man isn’t synonymous with being unemotionally tough. Instead of hiding it, instead of stuffing emotions deeper and deeper, I wish more men invited them in.
In acceptance, you find peace and love.
Thinks 100% logically, 0% emotionally.
You should not have to wear yourself out trying to achieve communication with someone. It should not be a chore. It should not be forced. You shouldn’t have to beg for it.
I love you, mom, even though we fight sometimes.
I want to believe so badly that everything we had was real, but now I am not so sure if any of this adds up.
So, imagine a world where this isn’t okay. Where friends don’t do this to friends.
Having PCOS does not mean that you are any less of a woman.
It felt like my intestines were moving with a mind of their own.
We refuse to be an option and we won’t play games.
You don’t have to react to everything that’s happening around you.
“Hey,” said my housemates two days ago. She was the first to crack. “Is it just me or is the toilet harder to flush?”
Rihanna’s lingerie line, SAVAGE X FENTY, officially dropped yesterday morning, and it’s been selling out like crazy.
Those with OCD may be very well aware that their compulsions and obsessions are irrational, but that does not make them less prone to engaging in rituals to ward off the obsessive thoughts and impulses they may have.
So, let go.
Having failures is part of your learning process and it doesn’t mean that you’re going backwards; it only means that you grow to be better.
You survived. You made it through.
Would you rather have a magic button that made your mom stop talking or a magic button that made your dad stop talking?
This is for the moms who make their own decisions and refuse to sneer at others for making different ones. Who leave room for others to parent however they wish.
Virgo: Makes a color-coded excel spreadsheet of all their Hinge matches so they can properly assess who is worth pursuing next in order to minimize the chance of being ghosted again.
Everything that you are, everything that you have experienced, everything that you’re good at, every circumstance you have found yourself in, everything that you’re passionate about is not random, is a reflection of who you are and a sign about what you are here to do.
Don’t ever tell me or others to snap out of it. Think before you give this unthoughtful piece of crap “advice.”