Doll

A Bang of Shoes image by Enricco Sua Ummarino

He wants me.. ……………………though he knows me not. He wants me.. ……………………..he thinks I’m beautiful  “Your my Living Doll..” he whispers at my earlobe…though he’s never really seen me. He wants me.. ……………………..he wants my legs wrapped around him, ankles crossed at his waist, holding, gripping, and lifting me…though he’ll …

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~ Risha’s Story~ “AND AIN’T I AN AMERICAN?”

The Girl with the flag.

“And ain’t I an American? Read a history book. My ancestors panned for gold and helped to build the Transcontinental Railroad — blasting dynamite through huge, granite mountains. Dying in droves here.”

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Etta James

Etta James

Sweet songs Etta! The legendary Etta James, Blues and R&B singer died of complications of  Leukemia today, at the age of 73.  Her music and raspy, strong, (tell no lying tale) voice resounded loud and clear for us all.   She told us how it was and was gonna be.  She …

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Clarity

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Just a moment in time..a lapse of confusion. A break from clarity. Fogged by the daily overwhelming routine of life. Now, renewed, regenerated and revived.  Open..wide,  and stretched. Unzipped and naked. A smile. A smile..pure and without pretense. A kiss. A kiss..never to be washed from my cheek. A hand.  …

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Revolution through Evolution

Iman Al-Obeidi

Today’s Affirmation: Let us all focus on Revolution through “EVOLUTION”! That we finally evolve into a complete human state instead of the barbaric and animalistic creatures that some of us have despicably forced upon the earth. Let us pray for Libya and all of MENA (Middle East and North African) …

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The Power of Non-Reaction

Image Credit: Mooji

To React or Not? The question enters me frequently.  (I), like so many other human beings; bounce between my spiritual self (the all knowing, righteous, peace seeking, and zen loving part of me) and the physical self (skin, emotion, vengeful, lustful, spontaneous, thoughtless, and carefree part of me). I wrestle …

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Stuff

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Ain’t it something how the “Old Stuff” becomes the “New Stuff” and the “New Stuff” becomes the “Old Stuff”?..same ol’ continuum. If you truly want a change in your life..you must be prepared to completely erase the past and all traces. Otherwise..Stop complaining and blaming people for your dizziness on …

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