What ‘The Spectacular Now’ Tells Us About Enabling Our Relationships

Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
Rarely does a film come along that raises issues in youthful relationships and does so without overtly shoving it’s message down viewer’s throats. James Ponsoldt’s carefully crafted film The Spectacular Now starring Shailene Woodley (of Secret Life fame) and Miles Teller (from Project X and Footloose) deals with an important…

my heart was awake to a range of sorrows, so i started running to feel more alive

I miss cold beers with a fresh hint of honey.Frozen green grapes. Long conversations under cherry blossom trees.Snowboarding lessons. Reckless driving to Spanish Banks.Midnight snacks at Pita Pit.Philosophizing the universe into a context that we understood. I miss knowing with the sheer intensity of my entire being who I was, what I stood for and where I […]