Love is

Love is patient, love is kind until you mix it with the complexity of the human mind. Loves does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth yet it may not be enough to keep those human tongues from becoming loose.  It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres but human are rivalled…

‘Heartbroken’

Another shift, another receipt.It’s been a tough month and my heart has hurt over loss of two people that influenced my life. Although it is not broken, but only wounded. They call it heartbroken but I don’t get it. My heart is not broken, but wounded to its core. It will take a while but…

Love Story

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Hearts are heavy

I never knew heartbreak was an actual thing. Not a physical thing anyway. I thought it was something people just said but over the past week, I have felt it. A pain in my chest. Real pain and a heavy heart. My uncle is dying. My uncle. My dad’s twin brother. My cousin’s dad. The…