I Try Not To Write When I’m Pissed Off But I Do Make Exceptions…

This is untitled, for now I wonder what gives them the audacity to ask me: is his father around? Many times I'd bow my head and look to the ground. Too proud to tell Or embarrassed by the reality the question reveals Still... It's none of your damn business! It's taken me 7 years to …

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Instagram Taught Me..It’s About Gifts and Not Talent

Someone posted a video on instagram the other day. The brief, 15 second clip was so compelling that I reposted it. It was an excerpt from Steve Harvey on his radio show. He simply said, "focus on your gifts and not your talents." He explained that gifts are things that come easy to you. I …

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The scent lingers, Not of love but of you The sweet smell of your herbal remedy collides with the air connecting deeper than we do, I smell smoke but I breathe you. Did you notice? Hmmm. You didn't say. You didn't stay. Am I the picturesque image of indignity Or just a girl who thought …