You said you’d be right back You say that often A phone call from your brother One cigarette after another Maybe it will become bothersome as time goes on But for now I use your smoke breaks To mark moments on a timeline Concise and oscillating Sitting too far apart Like you and me on … Continue reading A Plume
Forgive and forget. It's a phrase we've all used, whether we've said it to ourselves or to someone else, used it as a mantra, or as a consoling statement for a friend when we weren't sure what else to say. It's overused isn't it? Does anyone actually take the advice? When was the last time you completely … Continue reading Forgive and Forget?
There are a lot of chapters of my life I've flown through. It's hard to explain. You know when you're watching a movie or a show and you step out to use the bathroom or you look down at your phone or you just let your mind drift off for a moment, and then suddenly … Continue reading Buy the Ticket, Tolerate the Ride
There’s this quote floating around the internet, and usually when I read it, I find comfort in its message, but today I had a different thought. The gist of the quote says that if someone doesn’t like you, you don’t need that person in your life. Throw them by the wayside and live your life … Continue reading What if You’re an Asshole
I’ve been bargaining with God but I’m not grieving. Nothing bad has happened to me. I have nothing to complain about. Do you ever do that? Do you ever ask God just to let everything stay exactly the way it is right now? Not because anything particularly great is happening in your life, but because … Continue reading I’ve been Bargaining with God
Starting a blog is something I've wanted to do for a long time now, but I found so many reasons not to, the biggest reason being that I like my privacy. I find that life is a lot easier when you don't open up to too many people, but then again, I guess I don't know … Continue reading Opening Words