Steps to Living with Loss

Loss. The fact or process of losing something or someone. Loss is something that we all go through. It’s evident. It’s apart of life. And it sucks. The pain of losing a loved one  is something we can all relate too. I’ve been alive for 22 years and in that time I’ve lost five people.Continue reading “Steps to Living with Loss”

Depressed, Stressed, and Blessed

Some weeks I feel light as air Some weeks I feel the weight of the world on my shoulders Some weeks I’m me And some weeks I’m someone else Does anyone else feel that way? You know sometimes I feel like life is going okay. My family is healthy, my friends are happy; I’m happyContinue reading “Depressed, Stressed, and Blessed”

How My Life [Almost] Went to Shit

This semester I took a creative writing class. Our final assignment was to write a short memoir. At first I had no idea what to write or how to begin but I knew one thing was that I needed to talk about 2017. The final ended up being a reflection for myself. So here itContinue reading “How My Life [Almost] Went to Shit”

Lost

My head is heavy My eyes are swollen My body aches Everything hurts And yet I feel nothing I’ve become numb to the world The sun breaks through my window and I hide further under my covers I want to hide from the world, from myself I hear voices beckoning me to return The painContinue reading “Lost”