I Am The Ocean

I am the Ocean and that used to scare even myself. I am like nothing you’ve ever seen before, and nothing you’ll ever see again- strong, and deep, and dark. You’re all too quick to explore my shallows by the light of day, but when darkness falls you stay away […]

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Into The Woods

I’m going to be real for a minute: this week has been BAD. My depression has been raging which means mornings are agonizing, showers are a long and frequent escape, and sleep is hard to come by. On top of it all, my anxiety is at a barely functioning level […]

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Forgiveness

I’ve had a lot of time to think about forgiveness in the past year. I asked a friend how she would define forgiveness, and she replied with, “It’s realizing that someone is truly sorry for whatever action they committed and making the decision to try to move on from the […]

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For When You Feel Alone

It’s late at night and the tears are flowing. You replay your day and everything you did wrong. Your thoughts move backwards to yesterday, last week, last month, last year… Until you can’t think of anything. You’re just numb. ALONE. Or maybe you’re in a classroom or office, surrounded by […]

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The Power of Stories

I’ve always had an affinity for stories. I love to listen to people talk about things that matter- things that they’re passionate about, and what are people more passionate about than themselves, their own experience? I’m not chastising people for that. I think it’s natural, and I love it. Maybe […]

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Tomorrow

My dear friend, I know your days and nights are dark alike. I know the sun is just a memory for you. Me too. I know life is hard. I know you can’t get out of bed. I know you can’t dress yourself. I know you can hardly feed yourself. […]

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