I need you to understand something: That love is not California weather. Love should not be cloudy for weeks and then, suddenly, unexpectedly sunny. Maybe for you, but not for me. Because I deserve consistency. I deserve to believe in simple things like a 3-letter sentence. I deserve more than what I accept. To receive …

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(I wrote these 18 things down between 12:00 a.m. and 12:10 a.m. on Tuesday, November 27th – my first ten minutes of being an adult) 1. You are not for everyone. You know those things you do, believe in, or fight for? People aren’t always going to like them. In fact, it’s easier to assume …

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“Why do you keep that guitar in the corner like that?” I look up from my book, marking my place with a finger, and following Ari’s eyes to the acoustic guitar under the world map and a few other miscellaneous wall fixtures. “I used to play,” I tell him. “And not anymore?” “No, not anymore.” …

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Everyone has a mood hobby. You know, the one thing you can always do when you’re happy or sad or angry. For some, that’s movies: The Fault In Our Stars when they want to be sad, High School Musical when they’re full of joy. Personally, I prefer poems – specifically, poems from Pinterest. Seriously, you …

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