07 3 / 2014
"You have to fight through the bad days to get the best days of your life. Relapse and sad days happen, but they do not define you or block you from moving on."
14 2 / 2014
"Despite what you may believe, you can disappoint people and still be good enough. You can make mistakes and still be capable and talented. You can let people down and still be worthwhile and deserving of love. Everyone has disappointed someone they care about. Everyone messes up, lets people down, and makes mistakes. Not because we’re inadequate or fundamentally inept, but because we’re imperfect and fundamentally human. Expecting anything different is setting yourself up for failure."
06 2 / 2014
"He wants to say “I love you” but keeps it at “goodnight”, because love would mean falling and he’s afraid of heights."
06 2 / 2014
"Sometimes doing the right thing does not make everyone happy — just the people who need it the most."
04 2 / 2014
"Some people fall on concrete. Some people fall on marbles."
01 2 / 2014
- you’re not obligated to forgive your abuser/s
- if it’s been two weeks, a month, a year, or even a decade since your abuse happened, you still have a right to be angry about what happened
- you don’t have to “get over it”
- you don’t have to forgive your abuser/s and you DEFINITELY don’t have to trust them
- it’s okay to hurt
and it’s ok to be mad