Why I … Don’t Care That You Skinny Shame Me


With #BellLetsTalk being this past week,  I was amazed by the honesty and the stories that were shared worldwide. This made it seem like the perfect time to start my new series “Why I…”. With so many different thoughts and topics… Continue Reading

10 || Reasons Why Growing Up Is A Gain And Not A Loss


They say if you’re excited to grow up – then you’re growing up ‘right’; for the older we get, the more aware we become, and the more anxious we are to see what life has in store. Of course growing… Continue Reading

If Silence Speaks, I’ve Got A Lot To Say

If Silence Speaks, I've Got A Lot To Say

If silence speaks I’ve got a lot to say, for you wouldn’t let me speak – so I found another way. But my words aren’t there, so you will never know – the way I wish we were, or the… Continue Reading

Old Habits Defeat Happiness


He bought me fries and beer. You bought me a three-course dinner. He showed me his parents’ basement. You showed me the city skyline. He told me about his night with the “bros”. You asked me about my day at… Continue Reading

The Beauty In A Gloomy Day


Not enough people appreciate the beauty in a gloomy day. The sky teases us for hours with raindrops and distant thunder. It’s a day of suspense. A beautiful build up. We carry on –  living our lives beneath a chaotic mess,… Continue Reading

The Stigma In Being Single


It’s cruel to define life as an ongoing struggle of finding someone who loves you, for you. It’s even harder when you’re ‘different’. When your weaknesses are harder to turn a blind eye to. When you don’t even love yourself.… Continue Reading

They Care – But They Don’t Understand


They don’t understand. They don’t understand why you’ve collapsed on the side of the road, sobbing hysterically into your hands. They don’t understand why their messages sit in your inbox, unacknowledged for days. They don’t understand why your mind wanders… Continue Reading

Fate Has No Patience


To lose you is to admit defeat to a world that works against us. A world offended by simple love. To lose you is to hate the universe for the happiness it takes to soon. The futures it cuts too… Continue Reading