“Nice knowing you.” It’s often a statement made in anger; made when we have no options left; made when our hearts are full of sadness, and we have nothing left to do but say goodbye. But what happens when we’ve had time to reflect on what brought us to that point? What happens after those … More Nice Knowing You.
I used to be embarrassed over absolutely everything. If you think I’m being dramatic, ask any boy that talked to me during my teenage years how red-faced I was during our conversations. I was uncomfortable, distressed, and awkward as all get-out. It took multiple embarrassing moments, failed relationships, and low points for me to realize: … More Date The Girl Who Embarrasses Herself
“If you’re constantly telling someone how to behave, chances are you are not recognizing the inconsistency of your own behavior. ” … More 8 Signs Your Ego is Inhibiting Your Ability to Love Others.
I have a confession; I’m an introvert. You wouldn’t know it by observing me, because when I’m around other people, I have a very convincing people-person-demeanor. I’ve been able to finagle my way into jobs made for much more personable people; from dancing at kid’s parties, singing in bars, and working in customer service, to … More Are You An Introvert, Or Are You Just Depressed?
I was never one to pray, but the day you entered my life I got down on my knees and begged that this time would be different. I don’t know exactly who I was speaking to, but I got down, clasped my hands together, and spoke out loud to who ever was listening. “Please; I … More I Stopped Believing in Him, So I Could Start Believing in You.
I have a theory. It’s not a theory at all based in science, but is it even possible to measure emotion? Can we ever really base love on science when we’re dealing with the human heart? The Theory of Evolution explains how all life is connected; if the world around us is evolving, then we … More This is How I Want to Be Loved, Because it’s Not Rocket Science
You’re allowed to be petty. No matter how trivial a problem may seem, you’re allowed to make a mountain out of a mole hill. You’re allowed to get angry over the smallest inconvenience in your life and take it out on the person who caused that inconvenience. You’re allowed to be unapologetically nasty. You’re allowed … More You’re Allowed To Be Petty
What am I doing wrong? It’s a question I hear asked often, and a question I used to ask myself pretty frequently. In relationships, it’s easy to think you’re not suitable when your significant other is scared of you. When you feel like you’re pushing them away, you reflect and try to work on the … More This is Why You’re Scaring Him Away
I’m not one to judge a book by its cover, but your cover is the only thing you want people to see. When you placed yourself in the palm of my hand, how was I supposed to slip inside your pages and immerse myself in the haunting, complex story that you so obviously hold, and … More The Sad Truth About Getting Over Someone You Never Even Had the Chance to Love
You say to fall out of love; to keep my feelings at bay; to hold back my emotions, even when they won’t stop flooding my mind. You say that, as if love is a game, and my heart is something that I can protect. I know your intentions are good. I know you see how … More Please Stop Telling Me To Protect My Heart.