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This is not my real face…

This is not my real face. No, it’s not. My real face is not calm and expressionless under the worst pressures. My real face is not smiling when someone does something that hurts me. My real face is not laughing… Continue Reading

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I am ‘Flawfully’ and Beautifully Made!

“That thing about you, the thing that you hate the most, that you call a flaw, that’s what draws me to you, what I love most about you, what I wouldn’t trade for the world.” Oh, the joy that would… Continue Reading

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Crazy. Stupid. Love. Or Not…

“Perhaps the problem is not the intensity of your love, but the quality of the people you are loving” – Warsan Shire I love stupid. It’s the way I’m programmed, the way my heart is built. When I love someone,… Continue Reading

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Read, sleep and be merry, for tomorrow we WRITE!

I wrote my first poem somewhere between the ages of 12 and 13, though it was more a rhyme than anything else, as I tended to focus on making sure each line ended with the same sound. And then I… Continue Reading

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Ladies on call: 12 girls men usually have on speed dial.

Notice how the keyword in the post title is ‘usually’, not ‘should’. And that right there is my disclaimer, clear for all womankind to see and know that I am not in any way encouraging the boys to be naughty.… Continue Reading

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Men on Call: 10 guys every girl should have on speed dial

Let me start with a disclaimer. The characters in this post are purely fictional creations. If they bear any similarities or resemblance to you or any other persons in real life, it is not my fault. If after reading this… Continue Reading

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Please don’t ask me again…

Do you know any of those people who have a habit of asking questions they have no business asking? How many times have you had to fend off busy-bodies who have nothing better to do than look for their next… Continue Reading

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Live for today.

What will tomorrow bring? You think you know the answer to that question. I can almost hear you thinking “Tomorrow, I’m going to work and then I’m going to see a movie” or “I’m meeting with a potential investor and… Continue Reading

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Resolutions

I’m sitting at the airport, in transit, and thinking back to exactly a year ago. It occurs to me that I made this same trip at exactly this same time last year, but for a different reason. I marvel at… Continue Reading

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Being Me…

“So, who should I be today? The hippie with a nose ring?” “No, you did that yesterday.” “Maybe I should do the beauty queen in 6 inch heels.” “You don’t own any heeled shoes” “Good point. I guess I can’t… Continue Reading