they come from a place of concentrated devotion. Anyone else you encounter will have their own agendas, tainted motives that reveal themselves through words that weren’t meant to slip from malicious tongues. Your mother advised you with uncontaminated intent, embroidering warnings into a taut heart, still free from any of the many evils that the world has in store."
I want each of you to know something.
You write your own story. You do. No one picks your fate and seals it. No one chooses your actions. You decide what to do and how to feel.
And so it’s important you know:
Deciding to be happy, does not make you a bitch.
Deciding to be honest, does not…