It’s ten past midnight and I’m thinking of you. I’m wondering what you are doing and where you are, and of course if you’re thinking about me. I wonder if you think of me each late night, around the time that we used to talk and be there for each other. This is the time […]
My mind is made up. I’ve decided to fight my feelings for you because I feel like I don’t have a choice. The way things have turned out, after everything that has happened over the last four years, has left me with no other option. I can’t continue doing this will you anymore, it’s breaking […]
I can’t hear you, I can’t feel you and I can’t get through to you. It feels like you’re standing right in front of me, but a dense ocean stretches between us and keeps us separated. You have your back to me, you’re looking at something far away that I can’t see. I can’t reach […]
Salty tears spill over the edge and roll down my cheeks, creating a wet trail through my foundation. Peering at myself in the mirror, I see small smudges of mascara under my eyelids and a pile of long, tousled hair that has been caught in unforgiving wind and rain.
It can be incredibly scary once someone truly gets to know us. I’m not talking about knowing what we like to do on the weekends or what our favourite colour is, none of those trivial facts about ourselves. I mean when you’ve been talking to someone and over a long period of time you’ve told […]
A natural reaction to a problem in our lives is to turn to escapism. That is when we try to escape the problem by ignoring it, pushing it to the very back of our minds as we remind ourselves to focus on the things right in front of us. We want to distract ourselves from […]
One of the hardest things about high school is getting the kind of attention that you don’t like. It’s so easy for others to open their mouth and say something inappropriate or uncalled for, and it only takes a few seconds before the damage is done.
It was my 20th birthday only three days ago, marking a new year full of uncertainty and mystery. Although 20 might sound young, I still can’t believe I’ve been alive for that long. That being said, so much has happened in my life that it makes sense for all that craziness to be spread over […]