• love, personal, writing

    2 – Your Crush.

    Since I don't really have a "crush," I'm sending this one out to my boyfriend. T, Thanks for putting up with my bullshit and taking care of me when I forget to take care of myself. In the midst of all the shit that I have to deal with, it's really nice to nudge me and remind me that I have to take care of the simple things. I know...

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    1 – A Letter to your Best Friend.

    L, This challenge is difficult because I've done it in the past-- which means I've written some form or variant of this first letter a couple different times to various people, most of whom I considered my definitive "best friend" at one point. But, I guess the thing is, none of them are you. Honestly, to even call you my best friend would be a disservice to our relationship because...

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    30 Days, 30 Letters.

    I'm really good at writing letters. Some that have made me cry, some that have made me wistful for times past-- but mostly, I just write them to vent and get my feelings out. It's been awhile since I've done anything like this, and the first time I've done it here-- but I'll be participating in 30 days, 30 letters. It may not be every single day, but I'll try my...

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    sometimes you need to ask for help.

    Over the course of my time blogging, I've realised that I've revealed a lot about myself. In the process, I've learned that I talk about certain topics more than others-- and in retrospect, maybe I should have played it like Freud and focused on the subjects that were the hardest for me to write about-- yet most personal to me in the core of my being. As some of you following...

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