The Fear of Being Alone

I’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 doesn’t mean we like being around large groups of humans either. It only means we can’t be by ourselves, or don’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…