I haven't cried in 7 days And my last smile was about an hour ago. Is this what it feels like to be normal? Close my eyes and count to 10 1, 2, 3.. My mind begins to melt Into a puddle of happiness, sadness, anger, and disgust. With every memory that comes flooding back. … Continue reading Numbers
The sunlight bathes the room in light It paints a glow onto my skin I breathe deeply to clear my lungs bring the new air in, start fresh My drowsy eyes skim the room My ears perk up at the familiar noises Grandmother's voice calls out Her voice is received by my uncle I smell … Continue reading Morning
please attend this funeral, so I can lay my pain to rest the pallbearers are my new experiences and the mourners are my new attitude drop drop several tears down the cheek sniffles and muffled cries are the only thing I hear the weather is gloomy, the ground muddy don't wear your new shoes, it … Continue reading The Funeral
hey daddy. It's me, olivia. You know, your youngest daughter. Do you remember? I can tell it takes you a minute to recognize me. Well, I go to MC now. I'm a junior and an english literature major. Do you remember when I told you that? I've missed you so much, daddy. I hope that … Continue reading Daddy
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Low Self Esteem: So you’re aware that your nose isn’t as straight as you’d hoped it would be or your thighs rub together when you walk. You look in the mirror and all you see is the mole that makes a triangle on your face or the strands of childish hair covering your forehead. You begin emanating that outward sense of awkwardness with your body and your inner self, until you eventually believe that all everyone sees are your flaws. This harbors a deep, underlying sense of insecurity which may make you spiteful and jealous towards others. When you’re in a relationship with someone and a cute girl or guy walks by, you’re immediately aware that the said passerby is “prettier” than you or is wearing a much better outfit than your current coveralls and T-shirt and you begin to wonder if…
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It seems that I got the bright idea to start a blog. Th sole purpose of this blog is to give a slice of life through my eyes. I started it to also express my feelings, and just to write. I enjoy writing (even though I'm not too good) but I find it much easier … Continue reading Hello!