Finding Peace in Imperfection

I always thought I would find peace in perfection. That in getting good grades, being likeable and pretending I knew what I wanted to do with my life, I would find peace. The kind of inner peace where you feel self-assured and confident in your […]

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A Fear of Failure

No one wants to fail. No one wants to work hard towards something for it to collapse in front of their eyes. And I know failure is not about the amount of times you fall down. But every time I pick myself up my heart […]

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‘I would die for you. But I won’t live for you’

It is easy for me to sit here and write a list of people that I would sacrifice everything for. To give it all up to ensure that they were kept safe and happy. But sometimes it’s not as easy to live for them. When […]

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Finding My Voice

Growing up I was always the shy girl. The one who would sit at the back of class and never spoke a word. Don’t get me wrong, I had friends. But when it came to expressing myself, I was scared. Too afraid to share my […]

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Finding My Feet

I know where my feet are, they are at the end of my legs, where they have always been. But this isn’t what bothers me. I know that their purpose is to keep me balanced on this rocky terrain, but that’s not the problem either. […]

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This is the part we save ourselves

You will out shine The bullies who hurt you Your heart will survive The lovers who left you Your soul will soar Over those who don’t believe in you You will stand tall Against those who try to crush you You are stronger, more beautiful, […]

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The Thoughts of a Late Night Thinker

Hello, I thought I would share with you some words I wrote a little while ago of the thoughts of a late night thinker. When the sun leaves for its grave, and the stars take its place, we close our eyes without closing our minds. […]

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Accepting Flaws

Trees jut out through the dry, cracked earth. The bare branches silhouetted against the bright blue sky. A mosaic of light and shade on these well warn paths. Light streams through my half-asleep eyes. Dazed by the morning sun, a part of me wants to […]

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My Summer Plans

Hello friends, if you are reading this you have found your way to my little comfy corner of the internet. I hope you are all enjoying the lovely warm weather we have had over the last few weeks. I thought this week I would share […]

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Dear Friend

Dear Friend, The meaning of a friend is “a person you know well and regard with affection and trust”. Which is very true when I think of you but it’s a shame that the same can’t be said of me. I know I’ve let you […]

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