Old School

When I was a teenager, which was over a decade ago, me and my friends passed out a notebook—each free to write their thoughts and stories. My adolescent years unraveled at a time when writing in pen and paper were very much practiced; when the internet was just booming and blogs and social media did not dominate our daily lives yet. That notebook was an … Continue reading Old School

To Eah, for her 24th 

Because it is worth celebrating, no matter what. ————- I’ve wanted to start this birthday letter with a comprehensive list on how to celebrate your day but I changed my mind at the last minute. Just because I think we’re done making lists–at least for the time being. I suppose I do want you to spontaneously enjoy your day and to allow the universe to … Continue reading To Eah, for her 24th 

Prompt 7 & 10: Write a letter to someone you miss right now; Write a letter to the person who broke your heart the most

For the next 30 days, we will be working on the daily writing prompts by Bianca Sparacino which we find truly inspiring. Because 7 and 10 are one and the same… ————- You made me pick up my pen and write again. I gather our story and all the tiny pieces of memory we’ve woven and just hold them for a while. I have opened an … Continue reading Prompt 7 & 10: Write a letter to someone you miss right now; Write a letter to the person who broke your heart the most

Prompt 5: Write a letter forgiving someone who deeply hurt you (A Note for the Happy Man)

For the next 30 days, we will be working on the daily writing prompts by Bianca Sparacino which we find truly inspiring. A Note for the Happy Man Hey. How have you been? Funny. I see you almost everyday yet I can’t tell if you’re genuinely happy or not. Sure you always say you feel “grand.” You’re a happy (man) after all or at least that’s … Continue reading Prompt 5: Write a letter forgiving someone who deeply hurt you (A Note for the Happy Man)

Prompt 4: Write an apology to someone you deeply hurt

For the next 30 days, we will be working on the daily writing prompts by Bianca Sparacino which we find truly inspiring. There are mornings when you wake up where you do nothing but stare at your reflection for a few minutes. Not because you’re vain. It’s to make sure that you are still here. That you still recognize the girl in the mirror. You are … Continue reading Prompt 4: Write an apology to someone you deeply hurt