The Fear of Being Alone

Iโ€™ve had this conversation many a times with friends. I thought I was alone in having a fear of being alone. Turns out, many of us have this fear. It doesnโ€™t mean we like being around large groups of humans either. It only means we canโ€™t be by ourselves, or donโ€™t know how to be by ourselves, at home or outside.

My feet hurt.

All those things, and all those people that tried to get to me- to destroy me, they’re still there, but so am I. After everything that has been said and done and whispered, here I stand. I’d like to believe that I am stronger than I ever was- that all of this happened for a…

Promises Were Meant to be Broken, No?

People who truly know me know that I absolutely abhor people who break promises. I also take pride in ensuring to the best of my ability that I keep my word. Even though I have siblings, I never really grew up with them because of the vast age difference we have. To (over)compensate for that,…

As sparks fly.

People will try to hurt you with words- people who call themselves your friends will go around in circles, sometimes kicking you down, just so they can stay afloat. It’s called self-interest, and it usually transcends friendship and similar sentiments. There will be better people- people who stay by your side as the world starts…