Society’s Expectations

By Olivia Uzuncan, TIWP Student What if, in life, there isn’t one right answer? What if their pain, just because you think it’s not as important as yours, still needs to be validated—because it’s everything to them. One girl’s “fat” may be another girl’s “skinny.”  “Oh you’re not fat at all, have you seen me?”Continue reading “Society’s Expectations”

Impossible Emotions

By Kea Yoshinaka, TIWP Student Sometimes, I don’t know how to find the word for how I’m feeling, so I describe it. This is me describing my impossible emotions. Being left in an abandoned parking lot during a storm. Jolting awake from a dream.Laughing until you can’t breathe.Falling on your face in front of a crowd. Waves inContinue reading “Impossible Emotions”