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An Open Letter to Broken Plates

As the plates shatter to pieces around me in my family driveway it is difficult not to notice the ironic beauty underfoot. Edges and cracks cast colored hues against the house in the defeating summer heat. 1,161 more words

Smashed up into depression

Dreaming, yet depressed.

Life is cheating on me,

laughing at my sadness,

as if it was real;

Real enough to effect me.

I’ve escaped negative states, 96 more words


Terrified - A spoken word


terrified that they’ll say you don’t fit in.

scared of rejection and acceptation and everything in-between.

Holding back who you truly are because no one could love you. 379 more words


It was the safest place

being wrapped in your arms …

I can still feel the touch of your skin,

the warmth of your embrace… 81 more words


Ready to exhale

I’ve been in a funk the past few days. It started Sunday night really, and has continued through this evening. I feel just really sort of down, like I want to cry, and just sort of SAD. 1,002 more words

What Grief Looks Like

I’ve been meaning to write about this for a long time, and I’ve avoided it because it’s hard. It’s hard to think about, hard to dwell on, hard to feel. 1,588 more words


Feelings Are Not Facts. ??

This is a quote I found the other day. I’ve been ruminating on it for a while.

Feelings Are Not Facts.

Now I saw that and I thought ok I get it, but then I was like, no I don’t. 455 more words