The 31st

Why is love and heartbreak such a powerful thing? Why must we know one to know the other? Why are we forced to burn when all we should know is true healing? We’ve burned to a crisp and have been left stone cold in a burning hell of despair all in the hopes of eventually…

Hues of Summer

Enjoying Summer  The Creation Of Flowers Of Natures Beauty.  Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All Images were taken by me, unless stated otherwise.

Poetry Is My Favorite Language

If I had to describe my style of poetry I would describe it just that, my poetry. Gabriela-esque style of poetry. Tonight I sat down and really read Audre Lorde’s Interview with Adrienne Rich, and it moved me more than I could’ve imagined. For so long I would go to my best friend and explain…

BREAK FREE

~Dear, I hope God brings your young soul peace. Let him guide you through the indescribable pain you’re living through and please know that over time the pain will dull. You will never forget, so please don’t get bitter, but please understand that it will get better. No one will understand your specific pain, but…

Night

 Six feet under the stars. Stars pouring into the sea,  blurred ethereal boundaries. Tonight she awoke. in the darkness of the spring starry sky she found peace in the world, in her soul. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved. All Images were taken by me, unless stated otherwise.

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…

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.

“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 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…