"No, thank you" is what I should've said, But somehow you convinced me again. Heard about all the things you've done, My foundation rumbles, and all my morals crumble. I'm weak, and what's wrong with that? I'll go wherever you are. I'll follow behind.
I'm a certified disaster, And I could ruin my life much faster If it wasn't for you in my sight, And my attempts to make it right. Each time you ask for more, And you immediately close the door Before I can even say no, And all I know— crash.
I am simultaneously a barely artistic and an entirely creative person. I’ve never been good at drawing and I’ve never been good at musical instruments, but I love to paint and I love to sing and write. Since I was a child, I would turn to arts and crafts, loud music and literature to refresh… Continue reading The Arts
Neyda Borges is the Department Chair of the English Department at Miami Lakes Educational Center; an English Honors teacher and an AP Literature teacher to ninth graders and twelfth graders, respectively; the journalism strand adviser; and a mother to all who enter the homey classroom with bright pink walls, and become part of the decade-old… Continue reading Teacher, Adviser, Mother
Smoke signals outside; They’re telling me to run. Tell me about my future. Is it worth all my pride? I’m feeling like a loaded gun. I should steady my aim. Why can’t I steady my aim?
Forever. That’s an awful long time. Love never lasts forever. After a while it’s routine and comfort that holds you. What happens when the routine is broken by simple mistakes? When those simple mistakes create a world of heartache? Or is it really heartache? How do you break an empty heart? Sweetheart, your best friend… Continue reading Of an Emotional Night Years Ago
Sun-kissed and warm for the skin born in the beginning of the winer. Lively and cheerful for the child born in the spell of death and sadness. The Sagittarius is the antithesis of all their season embodies. Their beauty lies in the stark contrast they present to the bleak realities of everyday life. With passion as… Continue reading Of a Twelve Part Series: Sagittarius