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Rupi Kaur

“And here you are living despite it all”

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the sun still shines

As a child I cowered from the sights and sounds of a thunderstorm, but as I’ve grown I have learned to appreciate them.  I love a good thunderstorm, the sky grumbling all around me, the flashes of lightening and the … Continue reading

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finding beauty in gloomy days

It seems as if Spring will show its blooming face, we are teased with the sun’s rays shining on our arms, we wake to birds chirping a pleasant tune as they gather twigs for their nests and the bright blue … Continue reading

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Taking flight

My oldest found a ladybug on our stone wall and made sure I was being careful with it as I snapped some pictures.  Her and I watched as the ladybug stayed put, crept along the stone wall and eventually took … Continue reading

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sometimes

Garrano Basso, Abruzzo, Italia And sometimes, I just don’t want to think. I want to become part of what surrounds me and not think of how or why I got there. Was I a deep breath, did I seep in … Continue reading

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black and white

Mesagne, Puglia, Italia I love my photos of Italy. Each one speaks to me and brings back a memory, a feeling of walking and trying to preserve it all with my lens. I love the vibrant colors of the sea … Continue reading

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dear me

Dear Lisa, You are doing fine. You are not perfect, nor do you need to be. You do you with passion, love and grace. It’s ok to stumble, to fall, to not want to get up. Get up. You will … Continue reading

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