October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014

Two years ago today was both the worst and the best day of my life. On October 20, 2014, I made the hardest decision I've ever had to make. I didn't think I'd make it through the week, but here I am, two years later, still thriving and still recovering. I wanted to write out [...]

Cupcakes

Cupcakes

I used to be scared of cupcakes. The cute little desserts with adorable swirled frosting and rainbow sprinkles- they used to terrify me. I remember one day after my lunch period, I was rounding the corner in the hallway when I saw a girl in my algebra class carrying a box of store-bought cupcakes. They were [...]

Dear Freshman Me,

Dear Freshman Me,

Dear Freshman Me, It's 2016. The middle of May, the end of your high school career. I know you're surprised, because you never thought that you'd make it this far, but you did. And trust me, love, you're going to make it so much further, because I finally believe in us. I know things suck [...]

What Depression Isn’t

What Depression Isn’t

Depression is one of those things that people don't completely understand unless they have had an experience with it- either going through it themselves or being close to someone who has. I could rant about it for hours, mainly because I feel like "depressed" and "depressing" are some of those words that get thrown around in [...]