people put people in boxes
and I was too weird for the normal box
and too normal for the weird box
and there seemed to be no space for me in between
I’ll admit my first instinct was “shrink.”
must get smaller must get smaller
but now I realize that I will never be
as thin as the air itself
and I’m done playing with box cutters
make room for me
Ryan Gosling won’t eat his cereal (x)
I am legitimately crying.
And the 2013 award for Greatest Idea of the Year goes to this.
Seriously, I don’t care if its May, close the voting, its all downhill from here.
Most people won’t admit it, or don’t even realize it, but
caring for people takes energy out of you.
Investing your time and attention making sure somebody knows
that you love them and that you want to ensure their well-being can drain you:
- even physically.
Love people, but take care of yourself.
Don’t burn yourself out.