Most recently published stories in Humans.
I'm too busy
Hands in the air if you have been guilty of saying to someone that you are too busy or that you've been too busy... I imagine that most people reading this have used that excuse on more than one occasion. I've used it multiple times across my lifetime but not for many years now and this is why...it's f***ing irritating. Everyone is busy and those that use this reason not to meet are to be avoided at best, shunned at most.
Hard truths you should have known until you were 20 years old
Life isn’t a movie, you need to have a plan One of the hardest facts to accept in your 20s is the fact that life isn’t a show, you need to have a plan. You’ll need to figure out there what you would like, who you want to be, and exactly what you need to do to see your dreams become a reality.
The American Taliban: Who’s Next?
I wrote my “feel good” essay. And it did feel good. It’s about giving and loving. But I decided I still needed to publish this.
So first off getting married is a big deal to a lot of people. There are some things that one should consider before embarking on such a grand adventure but personally I believe that when you know you know. My fiancé and I have been together for a little over three years and I know most wouldn’t consider that a substantial amount of time to really consider getting married but here are some quick facts about us:
When You're In a Relationship
Important things to remember when you are married or in a serious relationship: Do not ever assume your partner feels loved.
10 Lessons of Love for Lasting Relationships
Love is one of the essential things in life, yet it's also fleeting. Look at any relationship, both romantic and platonic.
Write Your Own Love Letter in 6 Easy Steps
You want to express your feelings for your lover, but after gazing at a blank screen for too long, you give up. Or you attempt a few lines before deleting everything and starting afresh. Again. Why is it so difficult to express our feelings for someone we care about? Do you have trouble putting into words how you're feeling? Or is it simply that you can't describe it? Allowing words to come in the way of telling someone how much they mean to you is a mistake.
8 Relationships Lessons I Learned From My Twin Flame Encounter
What is a twin flame? Twin flames are two halves or mirrors of two different individuals These individuals tend to have similar strengths and weaknesses and feel intensely connected over something shared.
Behind her eyes
All eyes hide such deep pain. We all cry in a dark room behind walls. With our face heavy onto a soft pillow that buries the sound of our cries, deeply in that dark room. We all hide something that kills us.
Your Online Dating profile how to present yourself online
FacebookTwitterShare Your Online Dating profile how to present yourself online For many people, the hardest part of starting to date online is figuring out what to put in their profile. All dating sites offer their members a profile page, where each member can write about his or herself, upload a photo (or several) etc. What you write about yourself in the profile is extremely important: second only to the picture in terms of making other members aware of who you are and making them want to contact you.
THAT'S TOO RISKY FOR ME...
THAT'S TOO RISKY FOR ME... Have you ever held back from doing something because it was too risky? We probably all have at one time or another. Taking a chance usually means there is something to lose, and people shy away from losing. Let’s face it, no one wants to lose. Still, taking chances is an integral part of life, and if we want our lives to improve, we have to become more aware of what we are willing and not willing to risk.
DIFFERENT PERCEPTIONS ARE A NECESSARY PART OF LIFE
I need to talk to you about something. One of my friends recently interrupted a conversation with those powerful words. As she continued to speak, I felt the moment change into a long instant of mixed emotions. A feeling of dread and a feeling of excitement…different perceptions at the same time. I sensed there was something I had done. Something she didn’t like or something that had hurt her. Something that would be hard to hear. I wanted to hear what she said and didn’t want to hear it, at the same time.