Dear 12-Year-Old Sandra

Dear 12-year-old Sandra, I get it. Life sucks. You used to have breathing problems as a kid, then you outgrew them — yay! — then out of nowhere you have severe go-to-the-ER-right-now-and-call-the-priest asthma. Oh, and on top of that, you also randomly just started getting killer migraines, but you weren’t allowed to complain because your […]

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You by Leena Baloch

you shrink yourself you fear being melodramatic and so you adjust your vision so the world becomes monochromatic but that’s not what you want, is it? you are not flesh and bones created just to be given a gravestone you are a mind, body, and soul worth far more than your weight in gold I […]

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Dear Love…

Dear My Love, You’re anxious, confused, and dealing with so many frustrations. I wish there was someone who you could lean on in these dark moments of your life, but what I can assure you is that in the future you will be much stronger than you are now. I know you’re having a hard time dealing […]

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Dear Past Me

Dear Past Me,   Looking back now, I think it’s funny that you are probably sitting there stressing about finishing your two-page persuasive essay AND your pre-algebra homework. In terms of school, think of the workload you have and multiply that by ten to get an idea of what you’re dealing with three years in […]

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