This is more of a 'welcome back' post, rather than a 'welcome' one. I started this blog towards the end of 2017 when I needed an outlet to vent. I needed somewhere to pen down my emotions as expressing what I feel has been something I have struggled with for a while. I stopped blogging [...]
As human beings we have such high expectations for new calendar years. They are a symbol of starting over; getting a clean start for free. We come up with resolutions and ditch old habits. We vow to become better people and to leave our mark on the world. Even though most of this is short [...]
A nervous or mental breakdown is a term used to describe a period of intense mental distress. It’s happening again. You held everything in for too long; It’s all coming out. You try to stop. Breathe, breathe, Calm down: You repeat that to yourself, But it doesn’t stop. Why do you do this to yourself? You know this always happens. You [...]
‘Unsuccessful’ That particular word is staring at me: taunting me, mocking me. ‘Unsuccessful’ However they try to phrase it, nothing changes ‘Unsuccessful’ I read it over and over again hoping that something will change. Am I reading it wrong? Did they misspell something? Maybe if I refresh the page the words will change. The first [...]
This piece was inspired by the death of my cousin’s daughter. She passed away last week at a mere 4 years old. ‘Come home soon’, he said, ‘You need to see the kids’. ‘I’ll see them eventually’, I replied Eventually never came. Everything happens so fast: One minute you’re here, The next, you’re gone. One [...]
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