We need programs to teach boundaries and healthy conflict as well as education about abuse, violence in society and violence at home. We need introduce and open the lines of communication about mental health and teach them self defense.
Know that no matter what happens next, you have a God who loves you. And there is nothing to fear.
The fact of the matter is this: whether we raise heathens, model citizens, bastards, good-for-nothings, or CEOs, they will still be our future.
Changing diapers is not as fun as going to a concert. And don’t believe anyone who tells you otherwise. Having children will, however, beat out any competition when it comes to joy.
I dropped out of school because I couldn’t see a future,
or apparently more than 3 feet in front of me.
Make peace with your worries. Let go of things you cannot control. Forgive. Strive to be a better person.
It’s thoughts of your hands, my lips, your mouth, my skin. And there’s an aching for something not here. A longing for something hollowed out from my body. I pretend I never loved you, I’m afraid I always will.
You get so hung up on the fact that you had something back then that you don’t have now, that you completely forget all of the good things you have that you didn’t back then.
A growth-based decision becomes the story of your life later. A fear-based decision turns into regret.
Remind yourself that you’re not alone. You only need to open up yourself.