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Relationships: The Specter of Doubt

We hear a lot in this modern age about trust … or the lack there of, ie. insecurity, in relationships. The truth of the matter is that modern Western culture does little to foster a sense of security and stability. 556 more words

Humans are Weird

Midterms have ever so rudely invited themselves into our schedules these past couple of weeks, kickstarting an unpleasant phase of campus-wide melancholy. At the conclusion of each of these exams, each student is required to show a facilitator their student ID to verify that the identity of the test taker matches the information given on the answer sheet. 454 more words

What a Dime

My gorgeous girlfriend
What a dime
So often I
Am killing time
Until the minute
She returns
To effortlessly
Spurn the burn
Of insecurity
And angst… 19 more words


That's Their Highlight Reel

Seeing someone doing better than me intimidates me. With social media, this happens multiple times a day. I’ve talked about this before. I look at this person’s posts and see them having a better job, or travelling somewhere, and I feel envious. 171 more words


The Darkness Never Goes Away

I am a kind person

I strive to be compassionate

But there is one person

That I hold to such

High standards

That person being me… 189 more words

Creative Writing

#ThrowbackThursday -- "How to Make Friends*"

I’m coming in just under the wire for Throwback Thursday so I don’t have time to write a witty intro. Although I do want to note that I test more in the spectrum range of “ambivert” than “introvert” these days. 3,036 more words

Facebook Notes

To be "Posredstvena"

I don’t really know how to start. The person I used to be 2 years ago would have had a story, a well-constructed and thought-inducing opening paragraph. 250 more words