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On The Journey Toward A More Authentic Me

By : August 2, 2020 Comments Off
It’s a different, new kind of day,My life is changing.I am transforming.Both are packed in the same suitcase,Waiting.Struggling.Hoping.What will the future be in all it’s infinite possibilitiesAs we’re about to embark on a journey; A journey toward a more authentic me. The journey is different than I thought it would be.Words like untethering and authenticity kept pushing me to pack.A chance to live the best life you can.A chance for my mind and body to heal.A chance for love and growth.Maybe even a chance to be truly happy.But, wait they said I can only pack five things.I panicked.I pondered.Then I knew exactly what those five things had to be. My Past;It takes up a lot of room in the suitcase.Sometimes the rest of us wonder why it is there,Especially since it
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Thanks, Babe

By : July 10, 2020 Comments Off
For late night texts, dancing in the streets;Staying home from work, playing in the sheets.Holding me when I cried, wiping tears from my eyes;For loving my heart, being there when she died.Thanks, Babe. Leaving work late, “hey babe,can you wait?”A long day turned to a long night.Red flags flying in my face, As you scream and cry.Thanks, Babe. For late night fights, screaming in the streets;Never doing the work, playing with my feelings.Holding me hostage, demanding all of my time;For loving my hurt, thriving when I died.Thanks, Babe. Leaving work in the cold, “hey you,where’d you go?”A long night turned to the last fight.Tears running down my face,As I give you one last ride.Thanks, Babe. For freeing my heart, now I can breathe;Escaped your hell, don’t ever pray for me.Held me
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