Chapter One: Getting Up November 6, 2012: Lilith’s Apartment, New York City, New York, United States of America The sun had risen for quite some time: it’s rays brightening the night sky, waking the entire population of New York. Hardly unnecessary; New York doesn’t sleep. The air was cold and there was no doubting it:… Continue reading Chapter One: Lilith
I just turned 23. I don’t feel any different. And, yet I do. My finance professor would disagree, but I have learned a lot. And this is also my 23rd post. Funny coincidence. These past few months have been the most difficult yet. I’ve questioned many things, such as: what my life goals were, what… Continue reading 23
Forgive me for not posting anything in a while. Here is a list of my excuses 🙂 I’ve final exams for one more week and that’s obviously a priority. I’ve also recently turned 23, so woo hoo! Had a slight injury at the gym, so I hobble every time I walk. Here’s what you’ll be… Continue reading Update
I looked out from my car window as I parked outside their yard. As I stepped out of my Ford Fiesta, I gazed at the numerous plants Marwa and Muna’s family tended to in their home: there were so many and they were all beautiful. But the weather’s changing. The leaves have begun to fall.… Continue reading Let’s Move On, Shall We?
Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
1. Ask yourself what you’ve done for them lately. Are you the kind of friend who generously lends their time and care or the kind of friend who only asks friendship from others, never truly reciprocating the effort? 2. Get better at communicating your needs. No one likes a passive-aggressive…