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When Beginnings Feel Overwhelming

Gentle reminders for tired souls.

Today you have to start again.

You have to pick up the pieces of whatever hurt you’re carrying, whatever disappointment that has been thrown your way, whatever hope that was shattered — and start again. You must release the breath that you’re holding and keep breathing. You must put one foot in front of the other and keep…



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Megan Minutillo

Essayist, poet, and theatre producer. I write stories about self-awareness, IVF, and finding your footing in life’s messy moments. Instagram: @meganminutillo.