Serenity

…and she closed here eyes. She leaned her head outside the window and lived. She smiled, as she savored the sound of your laugh Aware of your hand on her thigh She closed her eyes and savored the now This blissful moment with you. Alive. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All Images were…

Moon

She’s my favorite everything. No one knows me like the four walls’ of my hearts poetry and minds rationality. No one knows me like the Moon does. The Galileo to the findings and observations’ of my Galaxy. Every night, always there making sure my needs are met. Making sure I’m never alone, Always learning something…

Late Nights

With The Night Came Silence With The Silence Came Ever Changing Rapid Thoughts With The Thoughts Came Realization that Sleep Wasn’t Going To Come Tonight. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All Images were taken by me, unless stated otherwise.

Our Power

Do you ever sit back and reread your writing? As I sit here today and reread my poems I become lost in the waves of emotions, and stories hidden within each line. They Feel so foreign to me. I can pinpoint exactly where I was, and why I wrote each poem, yet It feels so…

Look Up

Ever stop and just look up, maybe not up, but just around? We live in a bubble titled “me” population “1” sometimes “3” but in the end still a dot in this unimaginably never ending beautiful Universe. Most wander without a clue of the other, while we all have a book and all wonder for…

Warmth

As the Sun warmed her skin and the spring wind danced around her She smiled, the Sun shines just a tiny bit brighter Now. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All Images were taken by me, unless stated otherwise.

Helianthus

“Whats your favorite flower?” The Sunflower. My own personal sun in a world of torment and pain Every petal a ray of life and light. It brings me hope and joy in the middle of winter. A sort of warmth that signifies moving forward, A sort of comfort only really expireanced through this flower. Portable sunshine on…

“Everything Happens for a Reason”

We tell ourselves “Everything happens for a reason.”, but do we really believe it? Is it just a coping mechanism we use in order to stay sane during pain and disbelief, or Is Destiny? Is it just humans need for comfort in the form of words Like a mantra, over and over again repeating these words…

The Ocean

Hurt People Hurt Others. Mending People Stop To Try To Understand. Whole People Smile At The World And Appreciate The Rotations Of The Everyday Motions. Some People Look At The Life Of A Wave As A It Crashes Against The Sandy Shores Of Coarse Reality As Disappointing. “Realistic” They’d Say. “Beautiful.”  She’d Say. The Unpredictability And Spontaneity…

Proud.

Today She Made Herself Proud. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All Images were taken by me, unless stated otherwise.

The Start of a New Book (Class of 2017)

…and she’s ready to close the chapter titled “Past” fingers on the pages of the next Chapter Chapter in the book titled  “Future” . On the eve of her Graduation she looks around Bittersweet she thought Proud she felt Ready she was. Let the light shine bright. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All…

Soul Food

For the first time in a long time I cry happy tears. Tears consumed with pride, and self accomplishment.   My Soul is happy. As I stood in front of the sea, everything stilled as I spoke. I Spoke with words filled with truth and heartbreak. Breaking down my Borderlands, breaking down their Borderlands. Planting…