Girl, the world has tried to define you, but it missed your essence completely. It then tried to break you because it couldn’t understand you. Let me tell you who you are. You are human, and your existence is valid. You’re not a mistake. You fill a space and time that no other can fill. […]Read more "Dear 21-year-old me"
*see part 1 here. You killed us. You pulled the trigger on our 4-year-old relationship, and you were unbothered. You didn’t stop to think to discuss it with me first. You never bothered to include me in this life-altering decision that affects us both. How do you wake up one day, after 4 years, […]Read more "The Demise of our Relationship (Part 2)"
I felt like everything had fallen in its correct place. My man and I were truly happy again. Going on vacation was the remedy we needed to ward off the threat of familiarity that had begun snuff out the spark of our 4-year old relationship. We were once again infatuated with each other, laughing and […]Read more "The Demise of our Relationship (Part 1)"
“Rebound bae?” You say. Yes. You are Rebound Bae. Let me break it down for you real quick for your understanding. Him and I were together for 5 years. In that period, we built a life together. We always wrapped ourselves around each other until we settled into deep sleep. We watched cartoons together and […]Read more "Dear Rebound Bae"
(Continuation of Post Break-up Analysis). Washed up on the shore, Carried to safety by the waves of the cold Atlantic The sun’s rays gently seep through my frozen body Eyes open and inhale. Rough seas have softened The white sand shines like crystals against the turquoise hue of the sea I am wrapped […]Read more "Being hopeful in every circumstance"
(A conversation between my heart and I.) Heart: Well, you got what you wanted girl! You got the break you wanted. He said goodbye. Me: Well, I wanted a break, not a breakup. I admit I feel relieved and hurt all at once. I’m celebrating because I feel like a boulder has been […]Read more "Post-Breakup Analysis"
Before I enter, I’ll place this rose by the door because… … I have a wonderful secret to tell you. I am the fibre of your being But life tends to distance you from me I fill your imagination Your heart yearns for me as much as it believes that I don’t really exist I […]Read more "The Spirit of Love"