Category: mental health

Seek the ones who never stop caring, who break…

Seek the ones who never stop caring, who break down your walls, and help you come back to yourself.

You, of all people, deserve a happy ending. De…

You, of all people, deserve a happy ending. Despite everything that happened to you, you aren’t bitter. You aren’t cold. You’ve just retreated a little and been shy, and that’s okay.

I am completely a loner. In my head I want to …

I am completely a loner. In my head I want to feel I can be anywhere. There is sort of recklessness that being a loner allows me.

I have often lost myself, in order to find the…

I have often lost myself,
in order to find the burn that keeps everything awake.

Suddenly I become filled with a consuming impa…

Suddenly I become filled with a consuming impatience to be gone.

Still, there are times I am bewildered by each…

Still, there are times I am bewildered by each mile I have traveled, each meal I have eaten, each person I have known, each room in which I have slept. As ordinary as it all appears, there are times when it is beyond my imagination.

I didn’t realize it, but the days came along o…

I didn’t realize it, but the days came along one after another, and then two years were gone, and everything was gone, and I was gone.

I want to feel what I feel. Even if it’s not h…

I want to feel what I feel. Even if it’s not happiness.

I am grateful for all those dark years, even t…

I am grateful for all those dark years, even though in retrospect they seem like a long, bitter prayer that was answered finally.

There are maps through your bones and skin, to…

There are maps through your bones and skin, to the way you’ve felt and the way you’ve been.