Normal

The sky is gentle this time of day. Her cool breeze tickles my skin, brushing loose, the strands of hair along the nape of my neck. I take my usual walk up the short flight of steps, noting my shadow; stretched out ladyfingers against the building. It’s my personal Funhouse mirror that I’ve grown accustomed … Continue reading Normal

Saying no, to say yes

There's no easy way to break up with someone. Regardless of who comes to the point of realizing the relationship isn't working - even if you both agree - someone always gets hurt. While going through my first, [significant relationship] break up at the age of 28, I cried so hard my eyes were nearly swollen shut. … Continue reading Saying no, to say yes

Soul Mates?

Most of us have been there. We meet the perfect person who we feel completes us. We like the same movies, laugh at the same jokes. We find ourselves saying things like "you totally get me", "where have you been my whole life?" and "we are soul mates!” Fast forward a few months (or years) … Continue reading Soul Mates?