Archive for May 2015

All I Did Was Blink

All I Did Was Blink
All I did was blink. I blinked and you had a job, visited colleges, turned 18, and snagged a spot on prom court. I blinked and you grew up. I blinked and you became…you. Now I know I’ve already said a lot to you, perhaps it was unsolicited advice, but as your older sister, I can, and... Read more »

What He Said, What I Heard

What he said: “Have more confidence, babe.” What I heard: “He hates me because I’m insecure and needy.” What he said: “You’re beautiful.” What I heard: “Buttt….my stomach should be flatter and my boobs perkier and my ass firmer, right?” This is what it’s like inside the brain of a girl with anxiety and codependency... Read more »