I’m sorry you were not truly loved and that it made you cruel– Warsan Shire (via zaweeya)
19 Conversation Techniques
psych-quotes: Synthesizing: “So it seems like there are really three different issues going on here, which are…” Summarizing, which is what many people do, is boring and tedious to the other person. Synthesizing shows you are listening but goes further and adds value through big-picture thinking. Active listening: Interjecting “OK, Uh huh, that’s right, I see” to communicate that you are...
Big Girls Don't Cry
But when you grow up, you get hurt in different ways. And it’s almost always more painful than that skinned knee when you were in grade school.
Fall for You - Secondhand Serenade
That awesome moment when you get an A on a term...
At first you’re like But then you’re like
what if in school instead of raising our hands we raised our legs excuse me I have a question. I WAS SO NOT PREPARED FOR THAT LAST ONE