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Dear Kenneth, I Love You

Our first conversation was through text We were sitting in the same room Without the "will he or will he not reply" anxiety I was talking while you were typing Because you were unable to speak You were sweet but kind of impulsive You met me out of recommendation After a wisdom tooth extraction For … Continue reading Dear Kenneth, I Love You

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How An Accidental Like Turned Into A Lesson |Dear Cupid You’re A Jerk

The last thing you want when you're scrolling through a cute guy's Facebook profile is to accidentally like something from five to six year ago -fuck it happened to me. Sadly, I didn't realize it in time instead I got a message from said guy thanking me for liking his old profile picture. I was … Continue reading How An Accidental Like Turned Into A Lesson |Dear Cupid You’re A Jerk

I’m Trying To Improve Myself But I Also Want To Take Care Of Myself

I've read an article recently about how Millennials (such as myself) are addicted to self-improvement. The article mentioned how self-improvement in itself is a good idea but there is a dark side to it as well --but only if it's done incorrectly. Buying a self-help book doesn't immediately mean you're growing yet it feels like … Continue reading I’m Trying To Improve Myself But I Also Want To Take Care Of Myself

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

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

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Dear Cupid, You’re A Jerk: How DTR Could’ve Saved The Mess

When you asked me if I wanted to come over, the last thing I expected was meeting your mother.  I sent you an eggplant emoji and you replied with hearts. It was clear we were not in the same relationship. I wanted something casual while you were already planning our wedding and the names of … Continue reading Dear Cupid, You’re A Jerk: How DTR Could’ve Saved The Mess

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Poem Day 4: Us

You're the love I thought was made-up My partner in crime But never justified my mistakes I see lights after holding your hand I reach out to an empty space Hoping you're on the other side of the bed I'd give anything to wake up beside you Every morning and every night Have you be … Continue reading Poem Day 4: Us

Pieces of Peace: An Old Routine

I found myself in somebody else’s bed again. I’ve already mastered this routine, a few bottles here and there. Now I’ve lost my phone in this unfamiliar mess. Tip-toeing the hallways, finding pieces of my self-worth scattered on the floor. There are times, I’d wake up next to a stranger and other days I see … Continue reading Pieces of Peace: An Old Routine

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Dear Cupid, You’re a Jerk: What A Celebrity Crush Taught Me About Love

You know that moment when someone catches your eye and your brain sends a message to the rest of your body to suddenly stop? And then you feel this warm and fluffy sensation all over your body? Well, I had that moment... with Nick Jonas. I never met the guy. I only saw him on … Continue reading Dear Cupid, You’re a Jerk: What A Celebrity Crush Taught Me About Love

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Dear Cupid, You’re A Jerk: The Year Christmas Sucked

A few days before Christmas I was ready to say "I love you" and he said we should break-up. Guess who spent Christmas circa 2014 crying? Me! It sounds so sad and trust me it was so much more than that. An Easy Beginning I remember he told my friend he thought I was cute. … Continue reading Dear Cupid, You’re A Jerk: The Year Christmas Sucked