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Long Distance

I now consider dating someone who lives a 40 minute drive away as long distance.

Mean streets no more

The city becomes softer
when you have a baby:
sullen strangers smile
and say hello,
the wind gets playful
with discarded newspapers,
and the unrelenting potholes, 10 more words


houseplants, brick walls

City days. Hot days, thirsty houseplants, melting asphalt, warm brick walls. City noises. Loud cars, loud voices, loud planes. Straight lines, regular textures. I had forgotten. 22 more words


Old and Rusty

Well, this week, I’ve been taking a photography class and on our first day we explored the area around the studio. It was exciting discovering a part of town where I don’t usually go and seeing the different sites on the other side of town. 132 more words


A Challenge to Myself

A friend of mine recently said

“Love where you are”

And I fully agree with that. It’s also something that I have been fighting with myself about for months. 302 more words


How to Inexpensively Decorate Your Dorm Room For Fashion And Function

By Barbara Kaplan –

It’s a milestone when you move away from home to go to college. Living on your own, usually for the first time, becomes an opportunity to learn about yourself. 563 more words