Awhile

It’s been awhile since I last wrote… At least since I last wrote anything worth posting. Perhaps this is and perhaps it isn’t but who am I to judge. Why have I not posted? What it boils down to is shit has been rough. Continue reading “Awhile”

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Three-Day Quote Challenge: Day Three

“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” – Ayn Rand

I have been told
No because
I’m too young
Too inexperienced
But I bide my time
Confident in myself
And my ideas 
Continue reading “Three-Day Quote Challenge: Day Three”

Three-Day Quote Challenge: Day Two

“We accept the love we think we deserve.” – Steven Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

There are days
When the darkness
Clouds around me
And I can hear
You say
You love me
But I do not
Feel worthy
Of such great
Love and support 

Continue reading “Three-Day Quote Challenge: Day Two”

Three-Day Quote Challenge: Day One

 

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

Don’t you know
That your actions
Have consequences
That you might
Not see
Not experience
Not understand Continue reading “Three-Day Quote Challenge: Day One”

Support

May is Mental Health Awareness month in the United States, and in honor of that, I’ve been writing a series of posts related to my past and present struggles with mental health. For post six, thoughts inspired by Auroraboros.

It is okay to need support. Once more, for those in the back: It is PERFECTLY OKAY to need support. I’m telling you this as much as I’m trying to convince myself. At this moment in time, I believe those words thanks to Auroraboros. (See my last post: Empathy) Continue reading “Support”

Empathy

May is Mental Health Awareness month in the United States, and in honor of that, I’ve been writing a series of posts related to my past and present struggles with mental health. For post five, a poem inspired by a conversation with Auroraboros.

Empathy
You whispered
Into my ear
A calm wave
Crashed over me Continue reading “Empathy”