friendship

C.S Lewis got it right: friendship is born when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one!"

Mario Castelli3 months ago
To the Best Friend I've Always Treasured
My Dearest Friend, The years have been bittersweet, haven't they? It's to be expected of course; life is both a figurative and literal rollercoaster, yet since I've met you and we became close friends...
Jlynn Sheaks4 months ago
True Confessions (Part One)
True Confessions (Part One) Amber Lansing, age 20, has a very close group of friends. They all went to the same high school together and became best friends. They even enrolled and got accepted into t...
Samantha Castro4 months ago
F · R · I · E · N · D · S
The Friends theme song goes "I'll be there for you 'cause you're there for me too"; and that's the way it's supposed to be, no? You're supposed to be there for each other? Distance, age, the sheer bus...
Andrea Rodriguez4 months ago
The Strong One
I have always been there for all my friends. Whether it is in person, over a phone call, or through a text, I make sure I am available unless I am working and it’s super busy. But, other than that, I ...
Kai Sparks4 months ago
Family Isn't Always Blood
You know, sometimes you meet the most amazing people by the most random of circumstances. They stumble into your life and make you laugh, even though sometimes you still wonder why they're friends wit...
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Devin Louise4 months ago
How I Learned One of My Former Friends Was a Sociopath and How I Broke Free from Her Grip
We all have had that one friend that our parents warn us about. You know, the friend that really doesn't give a damn about you or your own well-being. I've been there as a young adult. Rebecca was that friend. It took the unnecessary stress of being in her wedding for me to realize that a former friend of mine was a sociopath. Did I find out the hard way? Yes. I found out for the better, which did me a huge favor in the long run. Did she break me? No. Sometimes, bullies and fake friends make you...
Jaden Bricker4 months ago
Catfish, Broken Phones, and Headlocks
Catfishing, of course, comes in many shapes and forms. Whether it’s from a dating site, or that Nigerian prince who keeps emailing you to ask for money, or just plain snooping on people, it can range ...
Samantha Castro4 months ago
Tea Time 1.0
|| I tend to repeat myself a lot in person so in effort to annoy people less, I'm telling my stories on here || Story 1: The One With Prom My senior year of high school was my favorite year of high sc...
Smitten Kitten4 months ago
How to Have the Perfect Circle of Friends
One of the greatest difficulties that people can face in life is a lack of friends or people to share experiences with. Friends can play an incredibly important role in our lives, both filling our hea...
Abbie Watts4 months ago
Living Distant
Distance: an amount of space between two things or people. September 27, 2017. My parents told me that they were THINKING about moving 1,627 miles away this coming summer. To me that was an insane ide...
Heerin Park4 months ago
I Was Told to Starve Myself
Honestly I just made the title the thing he told me that was the last straw. But I shall share my entire story as to why I was in a toxic friendship with this person and how I got out of it. So this p...
Jas S 4 months ago
The First Time
I remember the first day I met you like it was yesterday. I truly believe it was to do with fate us being in the same uni class and in the same project group. From the first look at you, I found you i...
Jaz Johnstone4 months ago
I Think I'm the Hot Mess Friend
I became a mum two years and two months ago. Like many stay at home parents, I wombled along to a baby group in the hopes that putting my baby around other babies would somehow make said baby happy an...
Becki Wilson4 months ago
Short Story: Halogen Headlights
The sun was hot. I remember that clearly. Jade and I climbed up into my black beat up Chevy. It took a couple twists of the key to get it to start but after a couple moments of thumping and clinking t...
Winnie Rugamba4 months ago
Why I Stopped "Communicating"
Do you know that person that just never answers their phone? Replies to text messages after a whole century? Says they will call you back and you know that's a lie? Or that friend that promises to hit...
jenna prosperi4 months ago
A New You
When I was in seventh or eighth grade, I decided I needed to take it upon myself to become the designated Funny One in my group of friends. I was the Shy Kid all my life; I had just started middle sch...
True Colors
It's been a while, dear readers. And I thank you for your patience. Today I am here to speak about all the time between my last post, and now. Mainly about snakes in my life. Over the course of the la...
Kristen Burgess4 months ago
The Importance of Friendship
The average person doesn't usually go out on a quest to find a friend, usually it just happens. You are put in situations where you come in contact with people who you can relate to, you start talking...