Never grow up

So I was babysitting the other day. Two little girls. And one fell asleep when we were watching Beauty and the Beast. Her little hands wrapped round my finger. Tale as old as time playing quietly in the background. So quiet in the world. Her little eyelids fluttering whilst she was dreaming. And when I [...]

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Shall we just ruin the friendship?

On Friday I had the most terrifying realisation: whatever we have is exactly what I've always wanted, and you don't feel the same. You were driving me home with the windows down, it was freezing but the music was turned all the way up. And I decided I needed to kiss you goodnight. Once the [...]

I only bought this dress so you could take it off

I feel like we have had so many secret moments. The moments that no one else gets to see. The quick glances. Smirks and smiles across the room. The hand holding. The feeling of electricity when your hand touches mine. The secret moments in a crowded room. They've got no idea. Sure. They want us [...]

Maybe they should be together

Regardless of her telling her friends she thinks he doesn't, she thinks he might like her. Hell. She thinks he might love her. But she is also 105% sure that he never lets anyone know what on earth he is thinking in that head of his. She wants to realise that she deserves better but [...]

How to have a phobia

Wake up one day and realise that you've always been terrified that everyone is going to throw up on you. Wonder where on earth this has come from and try and look back on when this started but realise you've felt this way for as long as you can remember. Try and think of a [...]

Hello November

I'm sat in bed at 11pm in my cropped sweatshirt and underwear. And the 1st day of November is nearly over. I'm tired and my period cramps are killing me. My hair needs a wash and I haven't packed yet and I'm going away at 7am on Friday. I'm irritated. And my sweatshirt says on [...]

Everyone has three hearts

"He said that everyone has three hearts. The first heart, that's the one you show to strangers. The second heart? Only your family gets to see that. Your family and friends and the person put on this Earth to walk by your side. Your soulmate. But that third heart is the thing. Never let anyone [...]