Monique Star

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I'm not the most sophisticated adult out there. I'm also not the best at communicating all the time, but I do try my best to get my thoughts out there into the world verbally or nonverbally.

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Groceries, Ignorance, and Logicality
a month ago
I felt the need to share this with someone, so after sharing it with some friends, they recommended posting my story online, so here we go. I was going to the local grocery store with my boyfriend, Pa...
Elliott's Epiphany
a month ago
I was walking home with handcuffs on my wrists. Every once in a while, I was reminded of the tightness of the cuffs, but the pain feels so familiar to me that I don't bring myself to wince anymore. I ...
Closure with a Fictional Crush
4 months ago
I entered the room and felt uncertain about how to feel. I knew I should feel something, but I didn't really react much. There weren't knots in my stomach, there wasn't anticipation that caused time t...
Song of the Heart
4 months ago
Is writing for the man of his dreams pointless?
The Half-Angel Among Us
5 months ago
I was heading home after my shift at the library ended. If not for the fact that I did a lot of binge reading there since I was 18 and could legally leave the orphanage, I would've been a lot more wor...
Perspectives of She Who Wished to Be Perfect
5 months ago
Cheri and I had never fought before. In fact, to prevent most conflicts in our relationship, we mostly resorted to compromises when we reached disagreements, we allowed each other to have social lives beyond our relationship, and she even recommended we keep locator apps on each other's phones to evade rapid texts asking where we were. I guess we weren't prepared for everything, though. She seemed really nervous for the past several months and I wasn't sure if I did anything wrong or if there wa...