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No Image by Waring Cuney

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If someone has told you a lie (a big lie) that you have no beauty, even if you can’t see it, it’s there.

No Image”

She does not know
her beauty,
she thinks her brown body
has no glory.

If she could dance
naked
under palm trees
and see her image in the river, she would know.

But there are no palm trees
on the street,
and dish water gives back
no images
.

Waring Cuney

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Somebody put my feelings into words.

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God & ManI started a Facebook group for women who are struggling with anxiety and one thing that’s hard for everyone is getting your partner/loved ones to understand what you are experiencing. Everyone with anxiety has had at least one disappointing conversation in which it’s clear the other person thinks you can “just stop worrying…

via 21 Ways To Explain Anxiety To Someone Who Has Never Had Anxiety — Thought Catalog

A Quote for Today

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I lit a sage when you walked in
Cuz I have no idea where you’ve been
What kind of energy you’re conjuring
What kind of spells you’ve been casting
I lit a sage.

From the song “Sage” by be steadwell. It’s on the Album Breakup Songs.

It’s Nighttime

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Alone

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Alone

Lying, thinking
Last night
How to find my soul a home
Where water is not thirsty
And bread loaf is not stone
I came up with one thing
And I don’t believe I’m wrong
That nobody,
But nobody
Can make it out here alone.

Alone, all alone
Nobody, but nobody
Can make it out here alone.

There are some millionaires
With money they can’t use
Their wives run round like banshees
Their children sing the blues
They’ve got expensive doctors
To cure their hearts of stone.
But nobody
No, nobody
Can make it out here alone.

Alone, all alone
Nobody, but nobody
Can make it out here alone.

Now if you listen closely
I’ll tell you what I know
Storm clouds are gathering
The wind is gonna blow
The race of man is suffering
And I can hear the moan,
‘Cause nobody,
But nobody
Can make it out here alone.

Alone, all alone
Nobody, but nobody
Can make it out here alone.

Maya Angelou

We Be Berry Berry Goode

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Charles Edward Anderson Berry (October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. With songs such as “Maybellene” (1955), “Roll Over Beethoven” (1956), “Rock and Roll Music” (1957) and “Johnny B. Goode” (1958), Berry refined and developed rhythm and blues into the major elements that made rock and roll distinctive. Writing lyrics that focused on teen life and consumerism, and developing a music style that included guitar solos and showmanship, Berry was a major influence on subsequent rock music. Wikipedia

 

It’s My Season

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