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Yesterday I found out that one of my first crushes and my middle school best friend passed away. He, like me, was only twenty-six. Interestingly enough, we weren't even Facebook friends. I hadn't seen or spoken to him in years. But, randomly, I had thought of him the morning that he died. I wondered how… Continue reading Saying Goodbye
Against my will, my body was twitching. Though all I did was lay there, eyes closed, as he called out to my soul, I couldn't control the muscle spasms that ran through me.
I have always believed wholeheartedly that things will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end.
"Don't focus only on the big picture. Find things that inspire you."
I couldn't get him out of my car.
Self care is not selfish.