Category Archives: Self

“True love, like any other strong and addicting drug, is boring — once the tale of encounter and discovery is told, kisses quickly grow stale and caresses tiresome… except, of course, to those who share the kisses, who give and take the caresses while every sound and color of the world seems to deepen and brighten around them. As with any other strong drug, true first love is really only interesting to those who have become its prisoners.
And, as is true of any other strong and addicting drug, true first love is dangerous.”- Stephen King

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Comfort; noun: a state of physical ease and freedom from pain or constraint.
As kids, we are rocked, kissed, stroked, hugged, and picked up when we need emotional soothing. Again, as we get older, words often replace touch. We are soothed by hearing that it’s okay to feel as we do, that things will get better, that we are loved despite whatever we did wrong. Nevertheless, you deserve to feel love, joy, and all good feelings about life.

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In Japan, there’s an art called Kintsugi in which pottery is broken and then put back together with gold. Which is to say, where we’re headed is more important than where we are right now; the person we are becoming is more beautiful than the person we are now.

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Having to choose among all your childhood fantasies sometimes narrows down to just either having to be practical or brave. Also, not all the times are both the things same. That’s when you need to listen to just you and yourself only. Is it as easy as I’m making it sound? Am I sugarcoating something which would probably harm you but you need to know anyway?

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Did you know? Sadness is the most long-lasting emotion of all.
In a world of perputual hustle, it is also the most common emotion. People say, if you try hard enough, you’ll you be fine or that time will heal sadness, but is that really true?

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Losing someone is the hardest thing someone can go through. Even if we know they are long gone, their memories always stay with us and the hole they leave behind is impossible to fill. I recently lost my grandmother and I dealt with it the only way I knew, by writing. I wrote a letter to death, with all my complaints, deep sadness and a hope that she is in a better place.

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“Distance was just a matter of time
I reminded myself”
Sometimes airports witness more true love than weddings….

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To be stuck in a place is dreadful.
To not know what will happen is worrisome.
To call out and not be heard is a pain…..
But,to be saved by you …..
To be saved by you was the best thing that could ever happen to me.

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“Is this just fantasy?
Open your eyes, look up to the skies and see.”

There they are, all the galaxies of the world, spinning away.

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It’s scary how you could know someone all too well one minute and not at all the next.
That you never know if someone came to you to make you a better person or destroy you. But hey, cheers to all of the bonds you ever had.

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