“Wherever you go, go with all your heart worn out and broken in like hand me downs.” –Transit “Back then I swore I was gonna marry him someday but I realized some bigger dreams of mine.” — Taylor Swift A couple weekends ago, I went to a wedding of one of my oldest friends. The… Continue reading Cult-er of the Altar
“Looking towards the future, we were begging for the past. Well, we knew we had the good things, but those never seemed to last.” — Modest Mouse A few nights ago, I found myself in a familiar position. It was summer. I was sitting on a porch watching the moon rise. I was crying… Continue reading I carry you with me
“How long must I wait for you undone in the evening?” — Daughter It’s 1:26 a.m. on a Friday morning. I have work tomorrow, but tonight, I’m skipping the numbness. I’m not going to mindlessly watch “Real Housewives” to take me out of the negative thought vortex. I’m not going to eat ice cream just… Continue reading This place was never the same again
“The ones who love us never really leave us, you can always find them in here.” — J.K. Rowling How we act in the face of pain doesn’t always make sense. Most of the time, the reaction is destructive and numbing, whether it’s found at the bottom of a bottle or in the warmth of a… Continue reading The Haunting of Sarah Gisriel
Once I finally received some borrowed courage, the veil was lifted and I saw him for who he really was: a self-conscious boy who was just as scarred as the shaking little girl on her dorm room floor.