Monthly Archives: July 2016

Anthems for a Seventeen Year-Old Girl

It’s 10:46pm on Tuesday 26th July 2016 and I’m in my last few hours of being 17 years old. I’ve┬árecently gotten home from swimming with my sister and her friend, and we swam just about 50 laps in 45 minutes … Continue reading

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Midnight Hours

The hours after midnight are my favourite. When the lampposts turn off simultaneously with people’s kitchens and living rooms, but never bathrooms. The world around me is asleep, and this is when I am most awake. Time slows down and … Continue reading

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This Side of Paradise

TW: Thoughts of existentialism, life and death. I’ve been thinking about death a lot lately. Probably more than what is considered “normal” or “healthy”. I should probably go and see someone, but the last time I went to the GP … Continue reading

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