Alone

Loneliness How I long to feel that feeling Curled up in a ball holding myself supporting myself allowing myself to fall into the arms of me   Lonely The feeling I need the most Knowing that I am alone and by myself what a moment to experience to know that I have myself and only…

MAMA

“Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.” -Stevie Wonder

Acceptance

There is beauty in finding peace through acceptance. In understanding that change leads to growth, In knowing that growth leads to challenges, In acknowledging that challenges lead to new realities, In reminding yourself that new realities lead to new experiences, In allowing yourself to experience life through acceptance, In accepting life for what it is…..

Match

You see that beauty in the corner you know, the girl that doesn’t want to be seen but she lights up the room even as she hides…   Well, I am her match I light her up and I inflame her heart   I am her match That brings heat to her bones that provides…

I Am

I love to have my mind respected than my body desired I love to be more than this moment that’s inspired physical interaction where bodies meet but souls set apart Just two beings colliding but hearts never fall In love. When will you truly understand A man who can’t love my mind can’t love who…

Find Happiness

A new restaurant opened up on 148th and¬†Frederick Douglas Blvd. ! The owners are siblings who have passion for human interaction and art. I had a pleasure to meet them all and talk to them if only for a few minutes. One major reason behind the opening of the restaurant was finding a safe space…

… do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.

Smell the Roses

Now, it has been over three years since the start of this blog and a lot has changed. I was finally able to like someone, and I was even able to love a short lived love. Now, I am struggling to understand what true love really means as a young adult/professional in a mega city….

New Body, New You..(rough)

I am not the person I once was. I am tired of protecting myself and holding myself back. I am tired of this push and pull feeling that I have where I can’t accept simple complements but still long for them. where I question motives when there shouldn’t be any concern at all. I am…

There is Beauty

You can always find beauty in the little things… The things unseen, unnoticed or disregarded. The things seen as embellished or mistaken for dirt. There is beauty in these things. There is beauty in imperfection. There is beauty if you just look a little closer.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden Adventure

When photography becomes your form of meditation. These are my sacred moments with mother earth as I indulge myself with her beautiful creations.

After the Rain

No filter needed. Such a beautiful sunset after the rain.