We’re stuck in a narrow range of emotions.
Turns out tying up loose ends is always the right (and grown-up) thing to do.
You can’t avoid everything with jokes.
Note to self: You can space out without being a pain.
Pretense is stressful and it has no place in a good life.
You are not property, neither am I. No one is.
We don’t always need people to fill our life’s spaces.
They reject homophobia and the notion that being vulnerable, sensitive or soft is “not a guy thing.”
Are you ready to start over? You must reconsider who you are and what you believe in, because everything you know about yourself is about to be challenged. I know your introversion, what it has saved you from, the hours spent alone and well spent probing the deepest parts of your heart to learn what defines and unmakes you. Flip the strength and you will find a strong weakness: the aloofness that stands between you and your calling to reach people, not to be known but to help them know how uninhibited and beautiful life can be. You will break…
A stripped-down life may not be for everyone, but do you need everything you have to live well? Think about it, there’s a lot you can live without, a lot you can skip without suffering for it. But when you’re used to a particular lifestyle, it is easy to believe that your happiness, maybe even your existence, is dependent on the comforts you have surrounded yourself with. The daily assault of materialism in the world we live in does not help either. If you’re not being asked to buy something, you’re being asked to replace something you own (which is basically…