[To anyone who might end up reading this, I want to stress that turning to alcohol as a remedy for anxiety is not a solution. Trust me.] Every now and then I love going out. I even need it in order to catch a break from my complicated life. “Going out” can mean many things: … Continue reading The Bliss of a Night Out
I recently went on a date with a guy I met on Tinder. This is surprising in so many ways, meaning that I hadn’t expected to even meet up with any of the guys from Tinder because of the obvious reason (well, it’s Tinder) and also, I am slightly terrified of dating / meeting new … Continue reading Self-acceptance
Have you ever gone through the experience of being around people who make you feel not quite like yourself? I have, lots of times. Some people make me lose my cool (although, in all fairness, I’m never entirely cool 😉 ) – I instantly forget how to react to things, how to come up with … Continue reading Spontaneous Changes in Character, Anyone?
[Note: this was one of the first pieces I ever wrote, written in the summer of 2016.] Have you ever missed someone so much that it caused actual physical pain? A knot in the stomach at the thought of the one you’re missing, an unfilled void, a constant longing to be with someone. People tell … Continue reading On Missing Someone
I’m currently sitting at my office desk, having a little too much time on my hands. Things are slow and that gives me a lot of time to reflect on far too many aspects of my life. I currently feel like I’m just hanging in there, letting one day pass after another, doing the things … Continue reading Just Life