You only exist as a reminder to count your departure as one of our blessings.
The girl can sing, play guitar, and master the piano. However first and foremost to me, she was a writer. She was a storyteller.
The funny thing is, a lot of old souls don’t even realize they are perfectionists.
Big dreams accelerate and come to life precisely when you’re willing to give up the resistance to what could be, rather than how you think they should be.
Every year has difficulties. Difficulties are normal. It’s how you live your life each day that determines how you create a lifetime.
Let us enjoy the spring we have created out of the winters we have faced in our lives. Let us take everything about ourselves and accept each other for who we are. And let us not cry and try to change each other. Instead, let us just grow together for as long as we can grow together.
What changed over the last three years is not the places or the people I have met along the way. What has changed, is me. What changed, is me finally putting myself first. What changed, is me deciding that I am worth it. That I deserve a happy life and a career that I adore. What changed, is the mindset of believing in myself again.
“I hid in the closet and watched my dad strangle my mom to death.”
You’re going to lose her by getting stuck in small talk when she is desperate to go deeper.
You’re allowed to be young and dumb, it teaches you the best lessons, but growing up is different and it’s hard. It’s a lot more structured and just really lonely. I’m trying to get used to being alone, but sometimes the silence grows so loud I can’t take it.