I wanted You Back

Writing Challenge: May 9, 2018 Prompt: Write something inspired by the sentence "I wanted you back".   I wanted you back. For years I wanted you- and every time I lost you, I wanted you back. We tried again and again. Every time it ended I swore to myself that it was the last time, … Continue reading I wanted You Back

Do I Miss You?

Writing Challenge: May 3, 2018 Prompt: What is something you miss?   I don’t know if I miss you, or us, or how it was, but I do know I miss how it could have been. I miss the idea of us. I miss the dreams. I miss the fantasy. I miss believing that after … Continue reading Do I Miss You?

Late April Meltdown

Writing Challenge: April 17, 2018 Prompt: How are you feeling today? Today, I’m un-naturally calm. The kind of calm I get when I shut down my emotions to avoid a complete melt-down. I broke up with my boyfriend this weekend and immediately regretted it. I know our relationship is complicated and messy, and often unhealthy- … Continue reading Late April Meltdown

Five Ex’s

Writing Challenge: March 17, 2018 Prompt: Write 5 things you'd like to say to your ex *I changed this to things I'd like to say to my five ex's* J- Thank you for being my first love. We were young and stupid, and had no idea what we were doing, but thanks for being my … Continue reading Five Ex’s

Meant to Last

Writing Challenge: March 10, 2018 Prompt: write something inspired by the line: "this love was never meant to last. I know that now."   They say your first love is sweetest. I don’t know about that, but I do know that your first love isn’t meant to last; at least mine wasn’t.   Like so … Continue reading Meant to Last

Lonely By Surprise

Writing Challenge: February 25, 2018 Prompt: Write about the loneliness that took you by surprise You are home now. After spending 5 years apart- you in the Navy and me at University, we were finally back together. You are home now. We are together again, so why do I feel as lonely as before? You … Continue reading Lonely By Surprise

5 Ways to Win My Heart

Writing Challenge: February 14, 2018 Prompt: List 5 ways to win your heart   1- Make me smile: I’m often a stressed out, depressed, anxious mess. Having someone who can help me calm down and smile is essential to my life. 2- Give me space: I am an ambivert. I will love you, and love … Continue reading 5 Ways to Win My Heart

History of an Ex

Writing Challenge: February 11, 2018 Prompt: Write something inspired by a song that reminds you of your most recent ex. Song: History by Olivia Holt   You were perfect in so many ways. Handsome, smart, and stable. We have common interests- similar tastes. We laugh and talk for hours- But I couldn’t love you.   … Continue reading History of an Ex

Three Months, Three Things Unsaid

writing challenge: Jan 6, 2018 Prompt: Write 3 things he could never tell her. She hasn’t talked to me in three months. Three. This is the longest I’ve gone without hearing from her. She said she’d never speak to me again. I didn’t believe her. But now, I’m starting to think she may have meant … Continue reading Three Months, Three Things Unsaid

Truth

Writing Challenge: Nov 22, 2017 Prompt: Write a poem or short story that uses dialogue between two people “No more avoiding it. I need the truth. Do you love me?” He sighed and looked away. I could see the internal struggle on his face. After a second that felt like an eternity, he spoke: “I … Continue reading Truth