Repeat to yourself every time your feelings become overwhelming, life feels like it's crushing you, or you find yourself grasping at anything around you for approval. The words our parents couldn't always say, but we can say to ourselves to get through the shitstorm of life. It'll be okay It'll be alright You did … Continue reading Self-soothing
He smiled. "That is the key - the day when you realize that you've worked so hard and endured so long that feeling uncomfortable has become easy and feeling comfortable has become hard."
Having kids is like injecting yourself with an 18 year strain of mono.
I seem to be on a poetry cycle lately. It's nice to write without rules sometimes. So here's another! Sometimes she regrets it Sometimes she wishes she'd stayed In that lonely lake Far from danger Far from the demons That might rip out her heart Asking her to eat it Then commissioning her loved ones … Continue reading No Regrets
Start with Chapter 1 here I tried to pretend they weren’t there That the land they inhabited was still perfect Soft, flawless When I was there The lights on The music swaying with a moody grin It was like they disappeared And I with them Only the real me left Only the real me dancing … Continue reading Stripped: Chapter 6