"what do u want to be when u grow up"
16 trips around the sun
love God, love others
This is how to run a stick of Chapstick
down the black boxes on your scantron
so the grading machine skips the wrong
answers. This is how to honor roll. Hell,
this is how to National Honor Society.
This is being voted “Most Likely to Marry
for Money” or “Talks the Most, Says the
Least” for senior superlatives. This is
stepping around the kids having panic
attacks in the hallway. This is being the
kid having a panic attack in the hallway.
This is making the A with purple moons
stamped under both eyes. We had to try.
This is telling the ACT supervisor you have
ADHD to get extra time. Today, the average
high school student has the same anxiety
levels as the average 1950’s psychiatric
patient. We know the Pythagorean theorem
by heart, but short-circuit when asked
“How are you?” We don’t know. We don’t
know. That wasn’t on the study guide.
We usually know the answer, but rarely
HIGH SCHOOL By Blythe Baird (via blythebrooklyn)
I want to write a book and never describe what the characters look like. like, i’ll say that they were wearing gorgeous eyeliner, or that their hair was messy, or they had an awesome blue short, but i’d never describe their permanent features. that would make for some interesting fanart. not to mention casting for a movie.
then i would post 100% canon fanart that happens to look totally different from how the entire fandom sees them under a pseudonym
this is amazing!!! i got goosebumps
ugh look at their faces
look at them all connecting with the song
I love that. I really love that
tears, so much happy tearsss
I’d have sex with almost all of them