To no fault of our own — We grew up. We woke up to what was supposed to be another day blinded by the sun. The shells were never supposed to fall from our eyes to expose the reality that had conveniently hidden itself from us the entire time.
I don’t mean to say this to disillusion you from the fabricated reality you’ve sewn carefully into your life. I say this to unravel a piece of it in an effort to bring us closer to the truth that we have too easily built over. What a tragic moment when we are awoken and are [...]
… Type. Type again. Delete. Pause. Type some more. Pause. Delet- no. Type it again. Sigh. Type one more time. Give up. Tragic.
The truth spills out... undeniable, unashamed, uncensored. Again and again I thought I'd be able to keep it to myself, let myself simmer in those thoughts with no one else to stir them for or with me. But there's something about it. Staring someone in the face and telling them you're okay when you're really [...]
to friendship Always. I always aspire to be the friend you deserve. Intently, intentionally listening because your life matters so much to me and what pains you pains me. My greatest fear is getting used to you, assuming you'll always be there, and taking you for granted. You are so precious to me and to [...]
His smile lit up a world miles and miles and miles away, so far away that our minds fail to comprehend its existence, and yet his radiance was so strong it triumphed distance and reality to give them light, to show them there was someone out there in the cosmos who had fallen in love [...]
The words coming out of your mouth... they don't match. It's like watching your favorite show, but it's lagging. The words don't correspond to the words that you hear and you're left feeling stunned and just so confused, all the while waving your hands in the air because the words you're hearing have just spoiled [...]