I didn’t deserve to meet you last year. I looked up, in mental disarray at a man who was just as confused about life as I was. And yet, I knew it was not the time. You were too good to be true and I was a small freshman with a lot of insecurities and a [...]
Apology accepted. Nothing changed. I sat there, paralyzed and struck with a sinking feeling, as I realized that it never had the power to change anything in the first place. I had put my hope in a false vessel and now it was cracking at the base. Desperately scooping up water with my hands, only [...]
I've guarded my heart for 18 years. 18 years I treaded with caution and kept a shield close to my chest, ready to deflect at any moment. But now I'm terrified that when I'm ready to be vulnerable, to let that shield drop to the floor, my history will come to bite me in the [...]
I forgot how beautiful Boston is and everything it holds for us, for those who would like to get to know it. I always forget that I live in such a beautiful place with so much history to offer to those who would like to learn. I stand here in the midst of the Boston [...]
If there is no one to share your happiness with, can you still sustain your happiness? I'm just very curious. I think happiness is contagious, but so is misery. Misery loves company. If that is all the company there is, are we all bound to be miserable?
I will handle it because I am strong enough to. Rolling around on the floor and screaming about my problems might make me feel temporarily better, but it will do nothing to truly solve the issue. I have felt guilt, hurt, and shame this past week for things that should be beautiful and exciting. I [...]
Childishness is beautiful and pure. You should never have to compromise it to find someone who loves you. Maturity is not defined necessarily by how quiet you are, how stressed you are, or how “adult” you (supposedly) are. Maturity comes from knowing who we are and being able to love ourselves despite any shortcomings others [...]