Lost Letters of 2010




I usually just write these tiny little letters for myself, but I figured hey why not post them! These were written down on a piece of paper just to help clear my head for the beautifully new 2011!

(Oh, just a heads up... this is totally not book related, so if you're not interested the book goodness will be posted tomorrow!) Happy New Year!


I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.
Eleanore Roosevelt


Dear Old Friend,
I probably should miss you a lot more than I do. Sixteen years of being in my life apparently never had that big of an affect.

Dear Paisley,
I still remember the day Hannah and I saw you in Petco. You were eating out of a green food bowl with a white guinea pig. If only you would have kept eating. I miss you so much. I still can't go in my room without remembering that you should be right here by my desk. It gets lonely with out you here.

Dear Stupid Boy,
You've lost your effect on me. You will no longer hold any power in this nonexistent relationship, you gave that up when you didn’t call.

Dear Family Member,
It's getting harder and harder to bite my tongue when I'm around you, which isn't much. You may have seniority over us, but you're surely not as intelligent. You've been an almost absent part of my life. You will not be missed.

Dear High School,
You are my hell on earth. I hope to never step foot near you again. Everyone and everything that has anything to do with you makes me cringe. I'm so glad you are no longer a part of my life. As of 2011, you're officially forgotten.

Dear English Teacher,
I still haven’t forgiven you for what you’ve done. Some days I get lost in how much I hate you. I still fantasize about sticking your stripper boots where the sun doesn’t shine.

Dear High School Dean,
Even when you said you cared, I know you didn’t. You were more interested in making sure your coffee was hot than how I would make it through the day.

Dear 2010,
You are the absolute worst year by far. This time last year was so different. You will be the year I look back on and know that since I survived you, I can survive almost anything. I grew so much. The strength you gave me will never leave my side. You taught me that I don't have to sacrifice who I am because somebody else has a problem with it and that happiness is closer than our troubles let on. Thank you for being so absolutely terrible, it taught me to work for what I really want.


Don't tell the world what we know. They wouldn't understand.

Love,
Katie

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I'm graduating high school this year! *insert dance of glee*
So just so show some teenage normalcy and pride...




Happy 2011 Everyone!
Have an absolutely fabulous year!




Crazy Katie

*The photos used in this post are not mine.*

25 comments

  1. I'm sorry you had such a sucky year, but I'm glad that you're able to keep on going strong for 2011 :) And I'm pretty jealous that after this year you never have to go to high school again lol :)

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  2. That totally rocked!

    I say Good-Bye 2010. You are like stinky cheese and I'm ready to toss you out the door. Welcome 2011!

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  3. Aww well I hope you have a great rest of high school though! :) Happy New Year April!

    Thanks Juju!
    You just described my feelings perfectly! haha!
    Happy New Year Juju!

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  4. GO CLASS OF 2011! *high fives* I am SO ready for college.
    It's a bummer that 2010 kind of sucked for you, but I hope that 2011 is much, much better! :)

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  5. *high five*
    Oh my goodness so am I! Totally done with the whole high school stuff! haha
    Aw thank you!
    I hope you have a wonderful 2011 Lauren! :)

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  6. Sorry 2010 was so awful, but I'm glad you got everything straightened out and are a lot happier. Best wishes for the New Year! :-)

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  7. Aw thank you Kate! Everything is so much better now!
    Happy New Year Kate! :)

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  8. I had a pretty bad year as well. But I'm glad I learned to be stronger. YAY SENIORS! IM A SENIOR TOO! Hooray, graduation!! :D :D

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  9. Hi Justine! Sorry to hear that your year wasn't great. I'm glad that you're stronger now from it though! I hope 2011 is a great year for you!
    Yay Class of 2011!! :D haha

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  10. I love your words, they pretty much go straight to the heart. I really like the whole because of 2010 I am stronger!! You are the best bbf ever!

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  11. I'm a senior, too! In University, that is. I wish you a better 2011 than 2010!

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  12. Thanks so much Kare! Psh no you're the best bbf ever! haha :)

    Thank you Aylee! Congrats on being a senior at University!

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  13. I hope 2011 is much better for you. Graduating should definitely make it good :D

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  14. Thank you Jessica!
    Yes it definitely will make it better I hope! I'm homeschooled now and it's already loads better! haha

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  15. awwh sorry your 2010 year sucked :(
    i feel the total opposite, i loved 2010 and I DONT want to graduate in june!! LOL
    anyways, i hope 2011 rocks for you :)

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  16. Aw that's okay, I have a feeling 2011 will be a great year!
    I'm so happy you enjoyed 2010 though!
    Happy New Year Audrey! :)

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  17. I wish you the best for 2011!
    I don't know what the expression is in English, but in French we say "La roue tourne"... Life is going on, all hopes are allowed :)

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  18. Thank you so much Pisinat!
    I must say I really like that saying! I haven't heard it before, very pretty! :)
    Have an amazing 2011 Pisinat :)

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  19. Here's for a better 2011 for you, hon! I really like your idea of writing letters though. I might have to do it myself!

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  20. Aw thank you Natalie!
    The letters definitely help to let the stress go! I read it in a book (no way I know! lol) The character mailed them, but I don't do that haha
    Have a great 2011 Natalie! :)

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  21. That. Was. Awesome. I really empathize with you about high school, and I'm glad you're graduating this year, lucky!! I've still got a year to go, but I can make it. I hope your 2011 is a hundred times better! Happy New Year. :)

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  22. Thanks Akasha!

    Thank you so much Kat. I hope you're next years of high school go great! I'm so lucky I got out of there last year, I'm homeschooled now :)
    Have a wonderful 2011!

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  23. woo! i graduate this year too! oh yeahhh! :D

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