Black Mirror Relationship

I know the type They only make pop-up promises We light up like our screens They believe we're too scared To take a chance and become Something more than digital They prey on those who want love They tweet and post poetic statements, Nicholas Sparks quotes, And unknown Tumblr sources They prey on those who … Continue reading Black Mirror Relationship

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Leaving Material, Living Minimal

Go live a clutter-free life! They always say less is more and whoever said that was right. In this complex world filled with advertisements luring us into happiness you have to stop and ask yourself -will this make my life better? Will having a dozen shoes or a walk-in closet make, me a better person? … Continue reading Leaving Material, Living Minimal

Every Now And Then

There's this thought That creeps around Every now and then But never too often That one day You'll leave Others have knocked on my door They offered sweeter words And a promise of pleasure But you were the one Who stood out You didn't carry a bribery Instead, you held out your hand I took … Continue reading Every Now And Then

My Home Library Needs a Self-Help Section

When I was 13 I would walk into a bookstore looking for the latest YA novel now as a 20-something I go straight to the self-help section. I understand I am only 22 years old and shouldn't be too consumed with the stressors of everyday life. But here I am writing about how I need more … Continue reading My Home Library Needs a Self-Help Section

My Boyfriend’s Puppy Is Helping Me

I have been in a slump for the past couple of weeks but luckily my boyfriend's dog has been there for me. I just finished school last December which meant I had to look for a full-time job now. The start of the job search was promising when the beginning of this year I was … Continue reading My Boyfriend’s Puppy Is Helping Me

Why I’m Trying Not To Sit Down

For the past few weeks, I have been exercising and watching what I eat. It's mostly because I have a lot of free time on my hands. I'm freelancing and still applying for jobs. But as I wait for company replies and writing assignments I realized I should be taking better care of myself. I've … Continue reading Why I’m Trying Not To Sit Down

Why I Rejected A Job Offer

Getting an offer is the endgame we want during the job hunt but you are also expected to walk away from one at some point. Most fresh graduates would jump on any opportunity to get their first real job, even if it wasn't on a ladder they want to climb. But sometimes it's the first … Continue reading Why I Rejected A Job Offer

What My Mother Told Me

When I was younger My mother always told me To lock my door Whenever they would have company It wasn't the question of trust It was for my own safety It's okay to be friendly But I guess she wanted me to know Evil lurks and smiles They wave and say hello And most of … Continue reading What My Mother Told Me

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You’ve Met Me Before

Hello there! Wait, please don’t leave Do you not recognize me? I am no stranger to you at all In fact, we’ve known each other Since your first word And I’m betting I’ll be there for your last You can pretend But I know you sense the familiarity You can already hear me Don’t deny … Continue reading You’ve Met Me Before