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Happy Birthday To Me

Rihanna came on driving to LAX, that song, we found love in a hopeless place how she sings about yellow diamonds in the sky.  It brought mini tears to my eyes, because l have never felt more confident in my decision, to teleport to the past in order to access my future key. A tornado… Continue reading Happy Birthday To Me

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Organized Chaos- Part 9: Tying Up Loose Ends

  Cherry saw dead red. She just found out the truth about Rasheeda. The man she loved was dead and it was all his sister’s fault. As she ran down the hallway trying to catch Rasheeda, the memories of DeWayne were flying through her mind at a rapid pace. From the first moment they met… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 9: Tying Up Loose Ends

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Fake Love is Flattery

At some point in our lives, we’ve been exposed to people that aren’t who they appear to be. Sometimes they’re our friends, coworkers, or even our family. They show up to our events, like our posts, and even give their “genuine” advice. They appear to love us so genuinely. However, all love isn’t what we… Continue reading Fake Love is Flattery

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Undocumented Value

Every day I ask myself, why me? What makes me special? Why would anyone care about my story? How exactly am I like Jose Vargas, Julissa Arce, and the many other immigration writers I admire and aim to emulate? Before having books published, Jose Vargas found success as a journalist, and Julissa Arce reached success… Continue reading Undocumented Value

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Organized Chaos- Part 8: The Cleanup Woman

“I wonder what he meant by the condolences.”   Cherry thought on Johnathan’s thoughts as she sat in her empty apartment wondering where DeWayne was. The thoughts of what Jonathan had mentioned to her was stressing her mind. She decided to go to the police department at this point because she was really starting to… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 8: The Cleanup Woman

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My Cinderella Story

Do you remember as a child, playing pretend? Do you remember who you pretended to be, and why? I remembered the other day when I was deep cleaning our apartment, the days I pretended to be a Disney princess. After leaving school, I would go with my mom back to the house she was cleaning… Continue reading My Cinderella Story

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Organized Chaos- Part 7: Everything Seen Isn’t Seen

  Tick, tick, tick. Rasheeda was looking at the clock as she thought about what was about to go down. Det.  Watkins was walking right into a setup that she helped put together and it was all for Jonathan, a guy that was just recently crying at the scene of his wife dying. All the… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 7: Everything Seen Isn’t Seen

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Organized Chaos-Part 6: The Setup

“What did you get yourself into DeWayne?”   Det. Danny Watkins was muttering to himself as he was pulling out of the precinct parking lot. The veteran police office was on his way to see someone that may know DeWayne’s whereabouts: Johnathan. He found it strange that DeWayne was asking so many questions about the… Continue reading Organized Chaos-Part 6: The Setup

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Eggs, Chicken Wings, Drum Sticks, 2% Milk, Creamer, Mayo, Cheese, Bread, Garlic, Hash-browns

I find it most hard to explain to some why it’s difficult to, “just pick one”. For most of us we picture what that meal will look like, what does it smell like, who we're going to eat it with, and what day we plan on eating it. I’m gonna grab the shrimp because I’m… Continue reading Eggs, Chicken Wings, Drum Sticks, 2% Milk, Creamer, Mayo, Cheese, Bread, Garlic, Hash-browns

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10/06/2020 Thoughts

My personal self question I’ve been searching for is: Why did l allow myself to be mistreated? Because this is not the first time I’ve allowed myself to be silenced by a man. After my last relationship l really noticed a pattern. I’m attracted to financially stable Latins, due to the financial stability they're usually… Continue reading 10/06/2020 Thoughts