Posts in "fear" tag

Melting Melancholy

“Then, I turned around and walked into my room and closed my door and put my head under my pillow and let the quiet put things where they were supposed to be.” – Stephen Chbosky
Sometimes, it just comes.

Uninvited. Unexpected. Unwanted. Unquiet.

A tenacious taunting. An anxious choking. An apprehensive worry. Uncomfortable unease. Especially in January, when the whole brand new year is beginning and we wonder what in the world it will bring. It will bring more of what it always brings. More joy. More sorrow. More laughter. More tears. More terrible. More beautiful. More daring invitation to live and love brave in every minute of every hour of every day.

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When you’re a nervous wreck

“The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if it hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration. “   -Pearl S. Buck

Have you ever had the feeling like you and your disconsolate heart might just self-destruct? Right here? Right there? Right now?

That your nerves would break down to their most raw state; that they would have a wreck amongst themselves, totally wrecking you? 

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Is there anything at the very core of us that cannot be destroyed?

Schema of a Soul