This is a piece by @nayyirah.waheed in Salt. the hard season will split you through. do not worry. you will bleed water. do not worry. this is grief. your face will fall out and down your skin and there will be scorching. but do not worry. keep speaking the years from their hiding places. keep coughing … Continue reading What I’m realizing my twenties were.
On Saturday, April 8th, my friend Abeku Wilson, in his mid-30s, was fired from his job and in a fit of anger, stormed back into the gym in which he was previously employed as a personal trainer, shot and killed two people, then committed suicide. Two days later, on Monday, April 10th, an acquaintance from … Continue reading Angry & Sad: Because yes, they can coexist.
My entire life and being could be summed up by this – I do absolutely nothing halfway. If I’m going to get sick, I’m going to get SUPER sick. If I’m going to break my ankle, I’m going to break it the most it can possibly be broken. If I'm going to be an awkward … Continue reading Only love is real.