one foot forward

Katherine -- 19 -- Music-maker -- money-waster -- over-thinker -- Biochemistry undergrad -- Oxford/Bath -- UK

Striving to be happy and healthy.


I tell people I do yoga and I think they assume I’m some really fit, spiritual person but really I just fall over a lot alone in my room.

(via on-my-own-journey)

i used
to think of my scars
as stripes
of a tiger,
marks of a survivor;
now i know better -
they are
constant reminders
of how easy it is
to slip,
how easy
to cut too deep;
a reminder
of how close i was
to losing everything,
how close i came
to not surviving.

m.v., there is nothing poetic about hurting yourself.   (via findingwordsforthoughts)

You don’t need to be
someone else’s universe
to be able to see
that you are a galaxy.

You don’t need to be
someone else’s light
to be able to appreciate
the way you shine.

m.v., For every girl that ever felt she wasn’t enough.  (via findingwordsforthoughts)

(via anna-learns-to-love-herself)

Note to self: every time you were convinced you couldn’t go on, you did.

(107/365) by (DS)

i really, really like this.

(via godmoves)

(via on-my-own-journey)


It bothers me that the intelligence of animals is measured by how willing they are to obey the commands of a human.

same goes for students at schools

I just realized how fucked up that is wow. 

(Source: leisurelee, via on-my-own-journey)

New people.


Recently, I have been meeting a lot of new people involved in Tomahawk theatre’s production of Romeo and Juliet at the Oxford Castle of which I am a part of the band (grammar?). Anyway, all of this meeting new people has actually come to teach me something about myself, I think. Don’t worry, I’m…

Found this that I wrote 3 years ago. Funny how things don’t ever really change.