I have a hard time standing my ground, more than I realize. My throat chakra has been blocked for quite some time. I have lost my voice, or perhaps, never manifested it in its fullest expression. Am I subconsciously wanting to please so much to the point of losing all my intellect when it comes […]
I had a huge fight with my cousin two winters ago. We were both going through very tough times. We used to Skype a lot and talked about our projects, life, relationships. We confided in each other quite a bit. We were pretty close when we were little and we remained fairly close growing up. […]
Moving to Greece was a big deal. It meant I had to untie the many knots that kept me anchored to my city. It meant leaving people who meant a great deal to me. It meant leaving my comfort zone – my home for the past 19 years. It meant replacing what I knew with […]
What he gives you is nothingness. It is self-serving, a degrading form of lust – if you can call it that; a deep narcissistic outlook on life that disarms him from even seeing you as a human being. To him, you are a plant, a convenient body he can pleasure himself on. He attempts to […]
“I hope that one day you will see that this life is beautiful. And that instead of questioning every little thing, to just let things be how they are. I tried saving my dad – he will take his gloom to the grave. I tried *saving* my ex-boyfriends – they thought they weren’t deserving of […]
good company, sunshine, a nice walk along the river, honesty, a full stomach, lots of laughs, trying something new, being yourself, believing in yourself, being easy on oneself, a clean space, mutual respect, understanding, fairness, a warm cup of tea, pen and paper, a cuddly kitty on your lap, fresh air, flowers, a really good book, experiences over material, love, fresh laundry….
“The capacity to be alone is the capacity to love. It may look paradoxical to you, but it’s not. It is an existential truth: only those people who are capable of being alone are capable of love, of sharing, of going into the deepest core of another person – without possessing the other, without becoming […]