Thought Catalog


The Ease of Forgetting

The Ease of Forgetting

Forgetting, escaping, is always considered the most difficult, most fraught bit of any relationship. The ghosts that haunt refuse to die, and they choose to come back at the most unfortunate times.

It’s Time To Figure Out Who You Are Without Them

You have to come to terms with the fact that you let them leave with so many pieces of you. You have to forgive yourself for loving yourself thin, for forgetting about the things you wanted to do because you were so busy trying to save someone who didn’t want to be saved.

8 Ways Dementia Becomes A Beautiful Metaphor For Life

Dementia, in a weird and somehow paralleled way, is a huge metaphor for life. The cryptic lessons that dementia taught you bring you back to the most basic building blocks of humanity. Life is messy and hard and nonsensical, but love is the only thing that makes sense of it all.