Tag: selflove

Shelter for the Stars

21 October 2018 They told me I had the universe in my eyes. There was no limit- not when I was the keeper of the stars. I grew and grew until I touched reality, and then I fell. There was the abyss, but then there are my thoughts: deeper- much easier to find yourself lost…

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Just Keep Swimming

29 August 2018 “Just keep swimming.” -Dory My mother used to say she’d count to five, and then that would be it. No more chances. After that, a change would be made. Either by me, or, the not-so-popular option, by her. I’ve grown to respect her for it. For putting her foot down, and along…

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A Letter to You

22 Aug 2018 Dear You, Forgiveness really is such a healer. I found it to mend me more than it probably will you. Either way, I see it only fitting for me to write. Bitterness had taken over my mind, my soul. I wrote with a poisonous pen, and it held me back. The negativity…

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Every{body} is Beautiful

March 4, 2018 “Even the models we see in magazines wish they could look like their own images.” – Cheri K. Erdman I’m not sure quite where to begin. There’s so much to one topic that simply should not be up for discussion in the first place. I’ll start here: the ‘perfect body’ changes every…

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High School Isn’t Forever

Feb 25, 2018 “In our minds we tried to pin her to a corkboard like a butterfly, but the pin merely went through and away she flew.” – Jerry Spinelli It’s just high school. You’ve heard the adults say that, but you brush it off. You ignore the words that were woven from experiences much…

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Heartbreak

Feb. 11, 2018 “Someday you’re gonna look back on this moment of your life as such a sweet time of grieving. You’ll see that you were in mourning and your heart was broken, but your life was changing…” – Elizabeth Gilbert What a sensitive, sore topic. The kind that makes us cover our eyes with…

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