Do Your Own Thing.

So you just got out of a relationship. You’re breaking out. Your business partner decided to walk away. Your parents don’t support your career goals. It seems like you constantly find yourself alone. Maybe you don’t like being alone, or maybe you prefer it. But the point is, you are now in a position without…

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This Guy Lived Through the Mexican Drug War|People

Ahh Mexico. Beautiful beaches, mouth-watering dishes, and let’s not forget its friendly people and tequila. Despite Mexico’s astounding scenery, it is also tainted by the gruesome drug war that continues to haunt its streets. The Mexican drug war has been an unceasing battle since December 11, 2006 when Mexico’s former president, Felipe Calderón, took it upon…

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Cupped Hands.

I cupped my hands so your tears had a place to land   I kept your heart locked in a safe one protected from hurt   I feared that one day you’d wander and drift away   I watched you fall for another woman and I felt small   Now I stand chin up and…

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Change.

I am going through this era of change, and it is frightening. I do not know what the future holds, but I sense only good things. Part of me is afraid about what my family will think, and the other part is saying “screw it”. I know things will end in complete bliss. The journey…

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Combined.

Surges of light Radiate from her skin. For his eyes, saw past the hidden pain. Too soon realize She was a part of him. Two people,   in one skin.   Thank you for stopping by! I haven’t been posting a lot of poems on my blog recently as most of them have been going…

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Gratitude.

What is the first thing you do when you wake up? Do you scroll through your phone? Hit the snooze button? Dash to the washroom? Or maybe you just glare at the ceiling for a couple of minutes. I do the same. But there is a crucial thing that many forget to do. From the…

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People.

People. They surround us. They influence us. They love us. Sometimes, they even break us. But people, are unavoidable. It doesn’t matter how much you claim to be an introvert.  You can never live without people. We need people. People need us. I am sitting in a cafe and there aren’t much people here. However,…

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Seeing is Believing.

What is your ultimate dream? Now close your eyes, and invasion it. Imagine yourself living your dream. Feel it. Smell it. Taste that wine on your balcony of stone, as you observe people stroll down the Paris sidewalk below. Watch the Italian sunset from your country villa. Memorize the hues of orange, pink, and red…

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Self Reflection.

Heart Dipped in gold Lips Covered in velvet Eyes Resembling stars Nose Perfectly sculpted Legs Forever wandering Mind Strong and stubborn Ears Listening yet distracted Soul Warm and tender Body One that is mine Me beautiful and fine. It is important to know your worth. Define who you are, and don’t let anyone else have…

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Hostage.

Dimmed light bulbs, Blood stains drip On off-white walls Shocked by your grip   That holds me hostage Unable to escape Tied in bondage Lips covered in tape   You suffocate me Beneath unclear water Immersed completely As if this heart, does not matter. I once heard a break up, is like getting out of…

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