Breathe your spirit into me, Bring me back to life. Return my soul to me, Rewire me for love. Restore the health of my heart, Let me feel again. Return to me my humanity. Let me breathe again. Let me know that I matter. Let me know that I am loved immeasurably. *Image […]Read more "Resurrect me"
I fear femininity. I fear being a woman. I go through the world on high alert, Fists clenched ready to strike a blow, Voice ready to belt out a scream, Words ready to strike out in defense. Fear hovers above me, Subtle like the touch of a spirit. I fear having my humanity […]Read more "Being a Woman"
Girl, you’re almost 30, and you’re far from being a failure. You’ve made great strides in your life, You’ve been building things of immense value, Like a potter moulding clay to create beautiful works of art, Works that take time, Works that take patience, Works that sometimes dent and bend the wrong way, but can […]Read more "Dear Millennial, You’ve Got Your Sh*t Together"
You’re sitting on your mother’s couch, Wearing your cozy and oversized pyjamas, Stuffing popcorn into your face, Escaping reality through TV shows. Depressed and 29. You should be at work, You should be head of this, and executive of that, However, they cut you loose. Your glowing honours degree could not do enough to save […]Read more "Dear Millennial, Do You Have Your Sh*t Together?"
(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"
According to psychologists, we tend to make excuses when we’re trying to protect ourselves from failure and when we lack motivation for work towards a certain goal. By the time you hit 25, you’ll realize that you tend to make a lot of excuses, and some of them are just ridiculous: I don’t have time […]Read more "25 Excuses You’ll Give By 25"