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I know that you know this,

but I’ll still say it anyway:

I’ve always been somewhat of a tragedy.

But you held me in your arms… 97 more words


Margaret Elysia Garcia... Negotiations


I put on the red dress

and the leopard fur collar

and I know already

it’s for me, it’s not for you,

but it’s Friday night… 301 more words


“Baby,” I’ll tell her, “remember your mama is a worrier and your papa is a warrior and you are the girl with small hands and big eyes who never stops asking for more. 55 more words


Words to Live By feat. Jenna Tenn-Yuk: Two-Year Anniversary Celebration

Come and celebrate our two-year anniversary with us at Pressed Cafe tomorrow on Tuesday, August 26. Doors and open mic sign-up are at 7pm.

via… 14 more words

Creating spaces and showing up: my last Words to Live By show

I can’t believe it has been two years since I accidentally started Words to Live By! It was meant to be a five-part series over the summer, but there was a demand to continue a monthly show. 306 more words