You are still unsure of what you want to be when you grow up… But… You are grown up… Well, sort of?
Some flowers only grow from corpses. She must have thought it was symbolic, but it was disgusting to me.
His messages turned into things like: ‘You’re being stuck up.’ ‘Such a bitch. Just meet me again and you’ll see.’ ‘Can’t believe you’re treating me like this. I’m so nice.
Be comforted by change, not terrified of it.
Falling in love and being in love is the part that everyone wants. It’s the part that makes a love story, a fairytale. But fairytales end in happily ever after. Fairytales end in magic. And real life? It’s not a fairytale.
Depression does get better, but suicidal thoughts come with it and they are a burden and heaviness that cannot just go away. It puts a tremendous psychological toll on the person experiencing it, often coming with loneliness and shame.
“Toddler in front of my old place was run down in a purposeful hit and run. One half of them looked like they were sleeping. The other half was caved in.”
“This one girl posted how someone was living in her walls and drugging her and cuddling her. It turned out to be her landlord’s son.”
Know your triggers very well
“In 1993, Robert Thompson and Jon Venables beat 2-year-old James Bulger to death. Thompson and Venables were 10 at the time.”