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    To the Guy Who Deserted the Girl He Loves

    “That’s when I finally got it. I finally understood. It wasn’t the thought that counted. It was the actual execution that mattered, the showing up for somebody. The intent behind it wasn’t enough. Not for me. Not anymore. It wasn’t enough to know that deep down, he loved me. You had to actually say it […] More

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    What It’s Really Like To Have An Outgoing Personality But An Anxious Mind

    Outgoing people with anxious minds – or minds that overthink – tend to feel anxiety the most intensely, often because we don’t talk about it. And by “often” I mean never. Our anxiety is a contrast to our big, bold personalities. Strangers would never guess it. We never know when to fight or flight, and […] More

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    To My Stepfather Who Made Me His Priority

    “No relationship is perfect, ever. There are always some ways you have to bend, to compromise, to give something up in order to gain something greater…The love we have for each other is bigger than these small differences. And that’s the key. It’s like a big pie chart, and the love in a relationship has […] More

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    Read This If You Have No Idea What's Next

    First of all, congratulations. Contrary to popular belief, not knowing what’s next means you’re actually doing a lot better than most people who do know. Because here is the thing about having a set in stone plan: it is a crutch that people use all the time: I’m not happy, but I’ve completed some checklist for […] More

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    8 Things You Should Know Before Dating The Girl Who Conceals Her Anxiety

    People with concealed anxiety often feel anxiety the most intensely because we tend to suppress it a lot. We don’t like to talk about it, we don’t want to admit when we’re overwhelmed, and we will never say when we’re not okay. In fact, it’s probably our worst fear for someone to see us struggling. […] More

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    14 Things Every 20-Something Needs to Be Reminded of Right Now

    We’re all on our own unique paths, but the one thing we have in common as soon as we hit our twenties is the feeling of being utterly frustrated. I may be alone in this but I have a feeling that we’re all a little lost right now – there is so much we want […] More

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    10 Struggles Of Being An Old Soul But Also Spontaneous At The Same Time

    On one hand, we’re very old school – we feel like we just don't fit in with this hook-up culture where Facebook is an attractive people menu and everyone has one eye wandering at the options. But on the other hand, we couldn't be more spontaneous. It’s like our head and heart are a paradox […] More

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    To The Ex-Girlfriend Who Needs to Move On From My Boyfriend

    You know exactly what you’re doing. You know he’s with me, yet you continue to slyly make moves on him. What sucks the most is I know that even though you might miss him, the true motivation behind all of this is competition – which is annoying and shitty and it has to stop. We need […] More

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    This Is How She Wants to Be Loved, but Will Never Ask For

    She wants to be loved in uncertainty. When it’s not easy. When you’re fighting and your eyes are reddened from emotion and frustration as you storm out the door. She wants to be loved in those moments of doubt, when she’s driving you crazy. She wants to fall asleep, and wake up knowing that her […] More

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    How To Lose The Girl You Love (Without Even Noticing)

    “I heard what you said. I’m not the silly romantic you think. I don’t want the heavens or the shooting stars. I don’t want gemstones or gold. I have those things already. I want…a steady hand. A kind soul. I want to fall asleep, and wake, knowing my heart is safe. I want to love, […] More

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