We know we don’t need a reason to uplift the women in our life, but it is fitting that it’s Women’s History Month.
Send a little something your
The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows defines sonder as, “the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own.” While that is an intense concept to wrap your head around, here’s one a little closer to home. People who are going through detailed triumphs and trials, are right next to you.
Remember to check up on your best friends, no matter where they are in the world. Nowadays we have no excuse. Small gestures like one text, a tag in a photo, one article that you think would benefit them, these are the important things that add up over time. Even if your best friend doesn’t seem like they’re in dire need of a thoughtful word, send it anyway.
You never know how much one considerate gesture could change the track of a dear friend’s day or week.
Ahead, 10 poems to send to the ones that deserve it most: your besties.