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Wild Flowers

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I’ll be there {Poetry for the soul}

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In Case Fear Didn’t Hear Me The First Time

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If you had to personify the ego, what would it look like?…

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I Became Life.

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I found you… Finally. But we can’t, Not yet The path to…

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Owning The Past.

I remember where I was when my mom called me and told…

Beckoning paths

Too sensitive too much heart It could be presumed This will be…

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Il y a des choses que tu ne peux expliquer Comme les…

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The Power of No.

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The Power of Choices.

Did you know that this is a very special gift you have,…

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I want to be the calm comfort of a gentle breeze. Softly…

Fire in the Dark Night.

Sitting in The passenger seat she looks In the rearview mirror, staring…

What I told my broken 19 year old self.

I had a dream last night. My life replayed itself, and I…

The Forest of Our Tomorrow.

I walk through the forest of our tomorrow, the light glistens in…

No More Pretend.

“I’m done acting a certain way when I’m around him. I’m tired…

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Tonight I witnessed racism for the first time in a long time….

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I woke up this morning feeling a little off – Actually completely…

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How to love a wild woman.

“The wild woman is only intimidating to those who are not yet…

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Tonight in yoga, I attempted to focus on my breath, something that…

This is my now.

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To dwell in today’s possibility Not the myriad of past lives from…

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Lorsque j’étais plus jeune, j’imaginais que la Sagesse (avec un grand “S”…

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“I was amazed that what I needed to survive could be carried…

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Dans le confort d’une monotonie sans fin, L’indécision m’a étreint. Un trouble…

Do I Miss You?

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Why I’m beautiful.

There is no normal. You are not normal. No one is normal….

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Wet Kisses.

There is something wonderfully warm about hot tears pouring down your cheeks….

Just One Ounce.

Just One Ounce To all who are journeying on broken bridges with…

The beautiful gradient of being real.

Sometimes I think that we feel like it’s all or nothing –…

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“If you feel more important than any human being, think of only…

The Universe

I am the Universe Neither man nor woman But both in equal…

Enough is enough! A personal view on breastfeeding.

In recent years it seems that breastfeeding has been gathering momentum… I…

I Chose the Light.

I do yoga and meditate every day.  I believe crystals have healing…

Flawed Fuilfillment – Honoring our imperfections and our impact.

“This piece about the handcrafted nature of traditional jewelry and how we…

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I hope you haven’t felt me needing you. Needing you isn’t where…

What I want to tell you

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TWIST’S AND CURVES OF GROWTH SPIRTS

The infatuation of the unknown Is within all of us From a…

Our days. (Poem)

A moment here a moment there a small kindness done a creation…

Dear Mr. Trump,

Dear Mr. Trump, I usually try to avoid watching television and the…

I don’t want to miss you. I just want to love you

I don’t want to miss you I don’t want to feel that…

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It is the end of Day thirteen and every day since my feet…

The day we understand we’re f***ing strong badasses!

Sometimes in life, we meet the one person that changes our life….

Wake up, love, wake up (Poem)

I don’t know what it takes Anymore To empower you to resurrect…

Finding Clear Clarity.

Sometimes you cannot except monotony Don’t be scared of expectations of inevitability…

How to be Creative in a Busy City.

For my first post as a Meraki Angel I thought what better…

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Life Brings The kinds of sorrow that seeps out your pores, turning…

I am a feminist.

Labels. The world seems to run on what words we describe ourselves…

A recipe for letting go.

I wish there were an ingredient list for letting go. Written on…

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A little girl Blind to the whole world And seeing everything Everything…

The Joy of Letting Go

How others conduct themselves does not dictate the type of person that I am.

Our Deepest Fear

Comparison kills us! Literally!

Have you ever felt that aching pain in your stomach? The one…

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Stop searching for love; it is not hiding from you. Look around, you…

As if… I could love you

As if… I could love you In this lifetime Or the next…

In this moment. (Poetry)

In this moment Water trickling down my cheeks Salt on my lips…

This one is for you

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My Papi, My Hero.

He used to race with the best of them, hit home runs…

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My days are numbered, So I hear, Like countdowns to Another year…

Breaking away: 9 simple steps to enjoy what we do.

Spring is here and so is an exponential increase of activity within…

I needed you

I thought I needed you. Needed you to love me while I…

Left The Noise Of The City And All I Can Hear Is The Noise In My Head

My head is like a swarm of bees.  Thoughts buzzing, self-criticisms buzzing,…

Blessings.

Beauty and love are all around us and within us. I am…

The drivers seat.

She sat in the drivers seat. Took out her keys, turned the…

You have to make a choice!

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Trusting love.

Can a home be made entirely from a look we secretly share?…

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These are some things I’ve learned over the years.  I think everyone…

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I WAS CAGED.

I was so afraid of ending up on the streets, broke, I…

Connections

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I don’t want to text anymore.

I don’t want to text anymore. I want to hear your voice,…

Why I Hitch Hike

I used to hitch hike with my mother as a child in…

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For one day, a pet store replaced their priced animals by  pets…

Meditation rather than medication.

Sitting down and clearing your mind from all the chaos is actually proved…

I’d rather not notice that I’m doing well.

I hate when I notice that I’m doing great. When I notice…

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I’m giving up…

…On my mistakes.  I want to write this before something happens. I’m…

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« When I am elected as the MP, I will be the first…

The Power of vulnerability.

“Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only…

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An act of self respect.

For a really long time, I have sold myself short. It showed…

It’s Time to Stop Hating on Cardio.

I read a lot. Whether I’m devouring a novel, a female comedian’s…

Is our vision of the world really ours?

“TO BE YOURSELF IN A WORLD THAT IS CONSTANTLY TRYING TO MAKE…

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A few months ago, I was lost once again. I was attending…

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“Land of the Dreamer. Home of the Brave. Right now not every…

Today my heart broke.

My heart literally broke today. I was walking as I usually do,…

How is being alive not enough?

Sometimes I wonder what will make me feel like being alive is…

That’s So Gay.

“Gay is not the first word in our language that needs a…

Meet Badir : He’s changing the film scene in Cayman

Badir is the type of guy you want to meet. He’s a…

THE POWER OF EYE GAZING.

“When eye contact between two people is initiated and maintained, an invisible…

Travel moves me.

My friends laugh at me when I tell them how fascinating I…

In my mind.

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The only normal is change.

All this time.. The monotonous, seemingly rude questions make sense, because people…

The two « wait » in my life

I held on to these two weights in my life. Keeping me…

In the stillness of the night

In the stillness of the night You came knocking on my door…

The door that needs a lock

I’ve been there just a few times. That place I refuse to…

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Gasping for breath Breathing through a straw Sinking in quicksand To cover…

The bravest thing I ever did : Continue living when I wanted to die.

For a star to be born, there is one thing that must…

It’s Time for Us to Part.

She was my constant companion for years. I walked with her, slumbered…

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Anxiety can be fleeting. It comes and goes in the most inconvenient…

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“For things to reveal themselves to us, we need to be ready…

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Down the rabbit hole

LOST IN TRANSLATION FOUND AFTER TIME BOIL TO THE SURFACE DEEP HUNGER…

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My heart was shut for several years ! It felt no pain,…

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She just wanted to dodge the roller-coaster of life. One leap and…

Dear Universe: Gratitude for a life not spent in a brothel

Thank you for bestowing this life upon me; this life so pregnant…

LONG DISTANCE LOVE BOMBS.

Like many people out there, I stumbled upon Long Distance Love Bombs…

Taryn Simon: Shedding light on Invisible Societies

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We don’t share the same blood but you are the closest thing…

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Searching for Truth in Tehran.

Since the 2009 revolution, the capital of Iran has known but too…

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Give yourself a Freaking Break.

Todays surf sucked. I got ripped around in a washing machine for…

Tackling bullying in a fun therapeutic way.

Before being the adults we are today, we used to be kids….

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I prepare for hours, sometimes days, and when the blackness comes it…

62 years separate them.

It was a lovely afternoon, two women from different generations talking, laughing…

Watch my ass as I go, I’ve seen your soul.

Last night I went on a date with a man who I…

A morning meditation.

It’s so incredible to finally come upon that moment. The moment you…

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You touched my skin.

You touched my skin Softly, gently And then foully Almost choking me….

In my heart.

In my heart there is a fear Subtle and strong Almost gone….

Wilderness

I felt the wind blow through my veins and welcomed the stinging rain, its pinpricks arousing my skin. The raw elements called awake the storm living deep within me.

Rawness

What is it with nudity and it being linked with sex? Why is it…

I apologize for my existence.

A woman was asking for money in the metro. She blurted out her story…

How I intend to love

I want to love purely I want to love without the need…

Oh Ellen !

Everyone has probably already heard her name. She is recognized worldwide for…

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I fell in love with Mihaela Noroc‘s projet THE ATLAS OF BEAUTY….

Invincible Summer.

My body has spent years in hibernation. Underground. I have slept the…

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Makeup Has No Place On My Face.

I don’t wear makeup because I wake up at 5 AM to…

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Just love her

Accept her for who she is. Don’t try to change her so…

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The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who…

Moments to live for

You know when there is something in your heart, but you aren’t…

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We were all born with a myriad of talents and most of…

For those who are Fighting.

I had a fight with my partner last night. Not just a…

I Want to be Unemployed when I grow Up.

On my lunch break today I was trekking along the slushy streets…

The only Life We can Save

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Are we finished using the word “crazy” to define when women express…

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Tired of all the tourists in Berlin or the hordes of hipsters?…

Happiness is best served selfishly.

I will not make you happy. I refuse that impossible task. I’ve…

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COME WALK WITH ME

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I often ask myself, “who am I?” Sometimes, I feel happy because…

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Love caught me by my wing Snagged with intention by a child’s…

Learning How to Be Authentic

You know the drill. “How are you?” “Good, how are you?” It…

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I return to nature to remember my own nature. To remember what…

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I’m sitting here in my office – a cold, off white, hard…

To know the light, you have to know the dark.

Have you ever seen someone who always seems happy, peaceful, and calm…

How I know I’m in Love.

My previous go-around’s have been bloodied up playground fights that are fast,…

6 Promises to Set You Free & Discover True Love

“With fear, possessiveness enters the picture, then jealousy rears its ugly head….

The meaning of responsibility

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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good…

How to be in a relationship when you’re searching for your ‘self’ ?

“Time has a wonderful way of showing us what matters” Being in…

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I’d like to introduce you to my Dad. We will refer to…

Oh porcelain throne, thou art a heartless wench!

I spent my 20’s mostly on the commode and so I can’t…

Just Cry Already!

A coworker and I were discussing sobbing this morning. The kind you…

A PRAYER FOR THE LIVING

WEEP NOT FOR ME OR THE TIME WE’RE DENIED JUST THINK OF…

To my beautiful lover

To my beautiful lover  The one who writes me love notes in…

Let’s take care of the world

A friend called me today to tell me about a moment of…

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The rain was falling slowly from the melancholic clouds on that sepia…

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It isn’t found in a fortune cookie or in the smoke of…

Love your Soulmates.

In this moment, at this place. I have a need to write….

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Could you tell me about yourself ? Yes absolutely. What would you like…

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Ok, so here’s the plan: Christmas and New Years Eve in Central…

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My name is Shannon Mujica. I am a lover of love. I…

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TEACHER IS STANDING, IN FRONT OF ME READY NOW CHILDREN 1, 2,…

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“Admit it. You aren’t like them. You’re not even close. You may…

He Died Because He Was Born A Redhead

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Silence is golden…or maybe not ?

The room where no one can stay more than 45 minutes… 9,4…

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Every day those around me seem to be becoming increasingly aware of…

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Lisa Wimberger is the founder of the Neurosculpting Institute and author of…

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Ena Luis is a talented artist (singer/songwriter). When she sings your soul…

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 “Sometimes, in order to find yourself, you need to run away from…

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I have always had a very complicated relationship to money. I know…

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Been to Paris, seen all the key tourist sites? Want to go…

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J’ai rencontré Fadila lors d’un stage de comédienne début Octobre. Je ne…

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J’ai eu la chance de rencontrer un être incroyablement généreux avec une…

You are accountable for the orgasms you aren’t having.

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INTO THE LIGHT

The old man lay, alone at last His heart did ache, for…

Titan

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52 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever !

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#soul beauty

#Don’t lose the magic !

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The little treatise of human cruelty. Have you ever seen dolphins being…

Les cheveux dans le vent…

“Certaines journées sont bien différentes de leurs précédentes… Une phrase bien banale…

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I am burnt out today. I don’t have the energy to even…

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I wrote this for my sister in law a few years ago….

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On sands of gold and shores of green She stands and waits…

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Juran Salaymih, 42, was born and raised in Jerusalem, and has been…

Mint Chocolate and Blueberries

I’m sitting out on my yoga platform enjoying the spring sun on…

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Il marchait, portant à bout de bras une cage qui semblait contenir…

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Anyone heading up to Norway anytime soon?  Here’s a short list of…

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So I flew out the other week to Aba, Nigeria, to conduct…

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Many of my friends and acquaintances often inquire about my work and…

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Maria was sitting in the metro slowly moving towards her apartment. Her…

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I met Ronnie in 2013 on a short visit to the Cayman Islands….

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Certaines personnes pourraient croire que travailler dans la nuit est synonyme de…

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  Dans mon cœur… Dans mon cœur il y a une peur…

#Light

#Break Free

#BREAK FREE

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Deep inside of us, my darling star, there is a power waiting…