I see me

I defined my significance by how much you noticed me, when in fact I am here regardless. I scream and I can hear myself even if you're holding your ears. Nothing will change unless you let go and look me in the eyes. Tell me I meant nothing to you, because from your actions that [...]

By | 2016-11-03T10:47:37+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I see me


I have this spark and nobody can take it away from me. I'm a writer, it's what I do. It doesn't matter if anyone acknowledges my talent, because I know that I can write. Sometimes I doubt myself; we all do. Doubt doesn't make my talent go away. Doubt cloaks my talent. Doubt hides the [...]

By | 2016-11-03T10:47:56+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Spark

Half Finished Sentences

Life is a series of stories that never finish. Half ended sentences Conversations that... Like that. People who come into your life only to leave when it doesn't serve them or you anymore. That's what life is. It's messy. It's funny. It's painful. It doesn't make sense for the most part and when it does [...]

By | 2016-10-06T03:17:29+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Half Finished Sentences

There’s Nothing Like Not Writing

There's nothing like not writing. I feel the pressure of wanting to say something profound, but all the thoughts in my head are angry or depressing. I want to be hilarious. Hey, what she wrote there, that was hilarious! Humor is subjective, we know this, but I want to be funny damn it. All the [...]

By | 2016-10-04T12:17:50+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on There’s Nothing Like Not Writing

I Had a Dream I Wrote You a Letter

I had a dream I wrote you a letter. I kept trying to write your name. It wasn't working. Then I tried to write you how I felt. But the ink turned to glittery gelatinous glue and melted into the page. I read somewhere once that you can't read words in dreams. I knew what [...]

By | 2016-08-30T01:20:12+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Had a Dream I Wrote You a Letter

Guest Post: Surviving All or Nothing Friendship – Shawna Ayoub Ainslie

Surviving All or Nothing Friendship By Shawna Ayoub Ainslie Hi. I'm Shawna, and I'm a survivor. I have all or nothing tendencies, and that doesn't often make me the best friend, except when I'm the BEST friend. Like I said, all or nothing. As you can imagine, it has taken me most of my adult life to [...]

By | 2016-08-17T16:50:51+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Guest Post: Surviving All or Nothing Friendship – Shawna Ayoub Ainslie