What is love, really?

5 min readApr 2, 2022
Photo by Nick Fewings on Unsplash

Sometimes, I think love is like this picture — an idea you hang on to for dear life. It’s a rough resemblance of prettier, more well-imagined things, but somehow manages to keep us afloat. Sometimes it seems a desperate sketch, etched against the dirty backdrop of a life filled with mistakes. We hope it is passible, and wonder if it is the best we can hope for. Maybe those sketches are realism, and the books and movies and stories told by our…


I am an assistant principal at a small middle school. I care deeply about people and I like to find solutions if I can. Life is hard. Let's be kind