Legacy

The influence you leave on a person is eternal. I’m talking about a significant touch of the soul of their life of their spirit. Once touched no matter what the little things will always take you back to that moment, take you back to the first touch. The soft touch of the summer breeze as…

False safety in our Ignorance

“I am a human being, nothing human can be alien to me” Terrace & Maya Angelou   Human actions become foreign to us when we can’t categorize them can’t form the syllable sounds with our tongue and lips can’t describe the undeniable emotions we feel with speech. as human beings, we forget of the equality…

Dismantling the old, constructing the New

Admiring the concrete and scaffolding of the ever changing and expanding streets of my forever home. No matter where I move, or where life takes me NYC is my home. Like the beautiful city of New York, I am Dismantling the old, and constructing the New. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All…

Au Revoir et Merci

As I stood there I took a step back into the past, Reminiscing. I thought back to the old me, the gone me the me I never want to see again, but will always be grateful that I met. Thank you for teaching me, for guiding me, for unconditionally loving me. Thank you self, from…

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…

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.

Beautiful

Today she woke up, She felt tired, dreading the sunlight, the blessing of another breath. Not realizing how fast her life would change. Everyday is a blessing. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All Images were taken by me, unless stated otherwise.

Intangible

By- Gabriela Tejada Love is something intangible. Objective, but to all a blessing. Love. A connection so deep, so irrevocably beautiful.. The strongest drug known to man, created by God as a gift to us ungrateful mortals. Ungrateful mortals without the ability to appreciate the delicate, warm nature of it. Love is a connection so…

Blessings

  I feel the sunlight against me the warm wind of freedom, the power that sits within me. With a smile that rivals the sun I walk through this world, rejoicing in my blessings. Grateful for the opportunity to wake up, to live love and feel. Thank you Lord. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights…

The Meadows

“Silently, one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels.” ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie