The first heartbreak is like a car crash: sudden and painful

This post was originally composed in February 2018.  Falling for someone and moving on for the first time is like taking on a highway the first time you get behind the wheel: you've only seen driving from the passenger's side, but now you're living in the driver's seat. Everything happens so fast. I found myself … Continue reading The first heartbreak is like a car crash: sudden and painful

Reality hurts, make sure you know which one you’re in

I took for granted the reality that was projected onto the walls of the cavern. I believed the shadows and refused to look beyond them. Plato would say that the cavemen never had the desire to step outside of the cave. I, on the other hand, did not know there was another side. I was … Continue reading Reality hurts, make sure you know which one you’re in

I’m still learning to ride a bike and I’m going to fall again

To put things very bluntly: this summer was rough. I’m not going to say it’s “the worst summer,” although I keep finding myself going back to that. And I’m definitely not going to say it was the “best summer,” because it was far from it. I will say this: I learned more than I ever … Continue reading I’m still learning to ride a bike and I’m going to fall again