I'm bleeding. The rivers running down my arms ebb and flow, shift course, depending on the year. I've bled, since the first man slapped me across my face, and told me not to cry. I've bled, since the first words, you're a girl, crossed my child mind. I've bled, since the first person called me … Continue reading He Voted For Me
There are days when I wholly enjoy insomnia. I get work done around my house, can stay up late talking with friends, and just enjoy the night. Then there are days where jumping off the roof of my house just for the chance to be unconscious seems like a pretty legitimate idea. Guess which one … Continue reading Day 22: Text Messages, Controversial Topics and Getting Politicians Out of my Pants.
I love girls, the way I’m supposed to feel about girls. Honestly, it is the only way I know. I think about men, in certain ways, but those feelings make me feel awkward, unsure. But when I look at a girl, and the softness of life returns, I know this is where I belong. So … Continue reading Close Your Eyes
Dear Sara, I hope this finds you well, I know we really haven't spoken in a while. That is my fault really, I let life get the better of me. I forgot to take time to enjoy living, something we both know I should since I've come close, too many times, to not being a … Continue reading Dear Sara,