Silent Tears

Sitting here, thinking about it all It’s like hanging off a cliff and I’m about to fall Feeling so empty, but that’s nothing new I’ve been depressed all day and the day before that too For all that I’ve loved, it seems like I’ve loved alone My heart is barley...

Broken Inside

Two years ago, depression snuck up on me when I wasn’t looking. Today I am doing much better, although I’m only human and I’ve been battling anxiety and depression my whole life, so I do still experience bad days from time to time. The older I get, the more I...

MY FIRST TIME – ON A DATING APP (spoiler alert: I smash)

In case you’re reading this, Dad (since you’re trying that new thing where you’re super supportive of everything I do), I need you get off this page ASAP. I appreciate the support, but I’m about to divulge some personal details and I don’t think I could look you in the...

The Truth About Meeting The Right Person At The Wrong Time

So you meet someone and they’re amazing—you connect instantly, you can’t stop smiling, you can’t stop giggling—and no, it’s not because you’ve had 7 tequila shots. It’s because this person sparks something in you that you forgot was there. They make you feel alive, and suddenly, all the lyrics to...

Invincible

I can listen to a sad song, think of an old memory, or just glance at something that moves me and break into tears for no reason at all. It’s weird how the saddest moments in my life can be some of my favorite because I get to feel something...

Know When It’s Time To Let Go Of The Wrong Person

I know how it feels, sitting there trying to figure out what you could have done differently. Playing scenarios over and over in your head. Analyzing texts, trying to figure out the exact moment things went wrong. Questioning yourself and whether it was all your fault. I mean, why isn’t...

Feeling Like A Puppet

I used to tell my ex that my biggest fear was being boring and he would always reply: “Boring is one thing you are definitely not.” I don’t think he understood what I meant.  Every day I wake up and I put on a show. I give people what they...

Someone Like You

Girl meets boy but it’s no fairytale From the beginning, it was destined to fail The boy stole her heart, then tore it in two Now she’s falling apart, and there’s nothing to do. Every time he leaves, she falls to the ground Struggling back up, not making a sound...

Are you the bad influence in your group?

Every friend group has that one person who always takes things too far, whether they’re partying too hard, eating too much, or starting too much drama. If you’re sitting there thinking that your clique doesn’t have that one wild friend, it’s probably because YOU are her. Yup, you. You’re the...