Work Like You Don’t Need Money And Love Like You’ve Never Been Hurt

Life sure does know how to pin a person down. You can work hard for years on end only to find yourself back at the bottom of the barrel. You can dedicate your life to your work, to your family, to that one special significant other, and you may very well wake up one day and be left with nothing. How does one justify this? … Continue reading Work Like You Don’t Need Money And Love Like You’ve Never Been Hurt

Why You Should Never Have To Compromise Who You Are To Fall In Love

I used to think loving someone meant giving up anything and everything to be with him or her to prove your love is strong enough to make that sacrifice. While I do believe in fairytales and happy endings, it didn’t happen for us. What I didn’t realize was what I would be sacrificing to lead that life with him. I didn’t think about family milestones, like … Continue reading Why You Should Never Have To Compromise Who You Are To Fall In Love

And Now, You’re Just A Ghost

You sent a text It’s like the wind changed your mind We were best friends Yeah, we were building our life With every kiss, and every letter Every promise of forever, oh But you hit “Send” And disappeared in front of my eyes And now you’re just a ghost When I look back never would have known that You could be so cold Like a … Continue reading And Now, You’re Just A Ghost

Shine On: We Are All Broken, That’s How The Light Gets In

Don’t bother patching it up. Most people are broken. How do I know? Because most people tell me they’re broken. It’s rather impressive really – only two decades ago, it was taboo to admit we had significant issues to overcome. Two decades ago, and for all time before that, we did our best to keep our demons private. The majority of us still do so today. … Continue reading Shine On: We Are All Broken, That’s How The Light Gets In

No Matter What It May Feel Like, Your First Love Is Never Your True Love

I feel like all people fall in love at least once in their lives – not because they find love, but for another reason. It’s very difficult for me to believe love – romantic or other – could exist outside of our minds. People always say they find love, but they really find someone they can love. And then they choose to love. Sometimes falling … Continue reading No Matter What It May Feel Like, Your First Love Is Never Your True Love

To Know True Love, You Must Know Heartbreak

Happy Friday! Being in love is arguably the greatest thing that can happen to someone; there is nothing better than finding someone who completes you. When you meet this person, you won’t remember how you ever lived without him or her. Being in love, you transform into someone new. Every day of your life suddenly becomes the best day when you’re with this person. When … Continue reading To Know True Love, You Must Know Heartbreak