All Your Perfects

If you only shine light on your flaws, all your perfects will dim. ― Hoover Here’s the thing. Anyone can be beautiful if you know how to look. And that also includes you. It is unrealistic to assume that you can see all the perfects in everyone. It is also a little narcissistic if you … Continue reading All Your Perfects

Does Age Bring Wisdom?

The older I grow, the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom. ― Mencken I guess it runs in our souls ― those things we never knew how people do so well. In the end, all that matters is happiness. Oh, we would be nothing but fools to think we can be … Continue reading Does Age Bring Wisdom?

The Love and The Universe

Every happy and sad moment ever experienced by any human was, or will be, experienced by you. ― Andy Weir I’m not asking you to believe in reincarnation. I’m only asking you to open your heart and play with its possibility. I’m only asking your imagination to go on a blind date with me. Now … Continue reading The Love and The Universe

Inside One Broken Relationship

I’ll break your heart so you don’t break mine. ―The Chainsmokers The owner of this story asked XFINITE to keep their identity private. On the day we fell in love, you told me you’d never seen anyone as beautiful as me. You told me I was your first just like you were my first. I … Continue reading Inside One Broken Relationship

Why We Want Our Friends to Fail

They want to see you do good but never better than them. That does sound so horrible, does it not? Sometimes, we listen to these thoughts ―these inner demons that dig for the ugly parts of us. The parts we are so ashamed of. The parts that should not be there. The parts which we … Continue reading Why We Want Our Friends to Fail

The Fear of Infinity

A beginning with no beginning, and an end with no end. ― Anonymous Some people call it Apeirophobia. Others either do not know it exists or they do not understand what it is. It is a fear that makes so much sense until there is no way out. Not even turning religious. I was four … Continue reading The Fear of Infinity

A Leap of Faith

When do I know I’m Spider-Man? You won’t. That’s all it is, Miles, a leap of faith. 12:12pm I am still in my bathtub, wondering how my voice got so great in the bathroom. The karaoke version of Radioactive by Imagine Dragon is playing along with my humming vocal. I know I should get going. Class … Continue reading A Leap of Faith

Don’t Lose Who You Are

Nothing can dim the light which shines from within. ―Maya Angelou The world keeps screaming at people to improve. Our nature demands us to compare. Our pain demands to be felt. Don’t you ever get tired trying to fill that void in your chest? How can you ever be yourself when the world wants you … Continue reading Don’t Lose Who You Are

The World Hates You

When we don't know who to hate, we hate ourselves. ― Palahniuk. You are on the run. What makes it worse is that you did not pack light. You have a gigantic backpack tagging along. You have carried it for way too long to the point where it becomes a part of your body. Inside … Continue reading The World Hates You

Have You Really Lived?

Only a fool is not afraid. ―Madeleine L'Engle What is the point of living if you are barely breathing? What is the point of looking good if you are dying on the inside? You will one day look back and see a life well lived or regret all the things you have never tried. You … Continue reading Have You Really Lived?