Being An Extra
Writing about mental illness has never been something I’ve shied away from. In fact, it’s one of the things I’m most proud of.
I’ve slowly taught myself a few tricks over this past year to save up as much as I can without even changing my life around that much at all.
Once a month (at least) we hop on the Moody Express and take a week-long trip to Emotionally Unstable Town. But what happens when this trip exceeds its booked time and well over-stays its original not-so-welcome visit?
Date someone you’re afraid to lose. The kind of person you thought would never come around, someone impossibly out of reach.
Sagittarius, you might begin your month thinking that you have a communication issues with your partner.
“My huge, fat, lazy male cat would take hot dogs and go feed them to a stray cat and her kitten.”
You look into the mirror, and you can already track the extra inches of fat hanging on the sides of your hips.
He never calls you buddy or pal. He never mentions how you’re just like a sister to him either, because he doesn’t want you to see him that way.
Thank you for being there for me through the good times and the bad times, thank you for staying true to me no matter what the situation is. Thank you for going out of your way for me, especially when it’s inconvenient.