Who Knew?

I planted a seed, something decayed grew. Amidst moss and fungi I thought of you.   Dead from the beginning  we always knew that the past followed us and split us in two.   Separate.   Yet, desperate- we made it work. Who knew something toxic could last that long?   Who knew our love,…

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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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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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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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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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Lights.

All we see are lights Fluorescent flashes That appear too bright In these eyes   They surround us Lighting darkness Oh, so sweetly Calming and ageless   As it sweeps over us Once again Invading the night Like a long-lost friend. *Picture from Pinterest* ©A’IshaAdamsPoetry

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3 Things I learned about Love

“Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always, one more time.” – Maya Angelou 1. Love Rejuvenates  To love, is to allow oneself to be vulnerable. To allow yourself to confine and surrender to someone with the underlying fear that it could all be thrown back in your face. But you take a chance anyways.…

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