Browsing Tag

mess

  • Broken
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    Broken

    Do you feel a little broken? Patrick Watson asks on a Friday night. Of course I do. Who doesn’t? I’m not falling into a thousand pieces, I am not completely broken, but for sure…

    December 16, 2017
  • Tinder
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    Tinder

    I found him on POF years ago. It was the beginning of summer, I was done with dating students and guys met in bars. My co-workers had all find their boyfriend online, so why…

    December 10, 2017
  • Ease into it
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    Ease into it

    Over the last week, I have been feeling very lonely. I could, I can, I do complain a lot about my situation. To my family, my friends, even to myself. After a week in…

    December 2, 2017
  • The road less traveled
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    The road less traveled

    Whenever I travel, I get sick. It doesn’t matter whether I’m in a car, a bus or even on a plane: as soon as I get on I feel dizzy and want to through…

    November 26, 2017
  • Holy anger
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    Holy anger

    You have the right to be angry. I know, they tell you you’re not pretty when you are. They tell you it’s okay to cry, but please keep quiet. Let the tears fall slowly,…

    November 12, 2017
  • Living in the grey
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    Living in the gray

    There was this urge to go ahead and do it. So I did. I picked up my cards and started to shuffle them mindlessly. Just to get a sense of them. Let them take…

    November 4, 2017
  • Tipping toe
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    Tipping toe

    I’m back on Earth. God it feels good to feel the ground under my feet. Like my first ancestors who stood up and started walking, I can see much further away. I can glance…

    October 27, 2017
  • Swallowed in the sea
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    Swallowed in the sea

    I thought it was a wave. A big wave indeed, but still a wave. I was wrong. Or maybe I was right, but the wave caught me. I am now swallowed in the sea.…

    October 20, 2017
  • The wave
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    The wave

    It’s as if I had been preparing myself for it my entire life. When it got there, I was ready. No more anxiety, not even excitment. I just knew I had to go and…

    October 14, 2017
  • Thank you, stranger
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    Thank you, stranger

    He broke up with me by the pond. By a sunny and beautiful fall afternoon, he told me he wouldn’t come back home. Suddenly, my whole world fell apart. My foundations were gone. It…

    October 7, 2017