You are stronger than you think

A letter to anyone struggling with their mental health.  Dear Stranger, I know you’re suffering, and you may be at the point where you feel like no one in the world would care if you just disappeared. But believe me when I say that you are never alone. Even if you feel like those around you won’t …

Bruised But Not Scarred

That’s how Starbucks spelled my name yesterday. Dejar. That’s new. It means “to leave” in Spanish so I’m somewhat offended. I just realized earlier today that my room makes me look like some kind of drug addict because of all the prescription bottles that I have. They’re just… there. I mean, I would put them …

Tea Time: What are you doing this weekend?

Long time no see! Come, sit. Tea? Or did you prefer coffee? How are you doing? I hope everything is well with you. Me? I’m good too. Apologies for taking such a long time to sit down with you. It’s been a crazy month here in Edinburgh. I don’t quite remember where I left off …

Have a Nice Day

This past week, since my schedule was still in the process of finalizing, I had quite a bit of time in between my classes. Instead of going back to my flat, I decided to just sit by the window of one of the cafés, drink some tea, and contemplate life. Okay, I do that a …

Survive the First Week: Check

Song of the Day: Dancing in the Dark by Bruce Springsteen Well, I am officially done with my first week of classes. It was an easy week since I wasn’t registered for my optional class until Thursday. Oh, allow me to tell you funny story. I met with my personal tutor, who is the person who …

Socially Lazy or Just Inept

Song of the Day: Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve Oh look! I have returned for the second day in a row. This is mainly because I’ve had a lot of thoughts going on through my head and I just want to stay in for a little while. Before I go on to what I truly …

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