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Maquita Peters
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For a moment there You made me doubt my worth. I thought I wasn’t good enough for you; Thought I was too short, too small Too poor, too un-American Too unaccomplished, too unattractive Thought I ha...
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In one of my first blog posts Stop Asking Me Foolish Ish Bout My Dreadlocks, I wrote about some of the annoying questions people often ask me about my hair. On the flip side, almost as frequently a...
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It is rare for me to buy bread. Not because I don’t like it or as some folks would say, “I’m trying to not eat too much flour,” but because I bake my own bread. It is a family tradition dating back...
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Most of what I eat is home-cooked by me. And pretty much most of those dishes are native to my beautiful homeland Barbados and the wider Caribbean region. Be it breakfast, lunch, dinner or dessert,...
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Such is life in #NYC! Who can relate? #journo #islandsoulcitydreams #writer  
I spend a considerable amount of time by myself. In fact, I do most things by myself. Whether it’s going for a run or reading and doing New York Times’ crosswords in the park, working out at the gy...
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The most touching video I've watched in a minute. This will make grown men cry! Check it out. #Bengals   #DevonStill   #Amazing   #IHateCancer  
Bengals Defensive Tackle Devon Still explains how he has been able to cope with his four-year old daughter Leah's stage 4 cancer diagnosis with the help of the Bengals organization and support from fans and even Saints coach Sean Payton. Posted By Abdul
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My Special Mother's Day tribute, yuh know, since it's Mother's Day this weekend.:-)  If you've never read this, check it and leave your comments on the site. #mothersday #moms #mothers #amotherslove #barbados #svg #caribbean #brooklyn #nyc #fbf #islandsoulcitydreams #caribscribe #journo #writer #cuj
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Some relationships are just so special that despite the trials, we fight to preserve them. This is not your conventional relationship, but if you've ever had this unconditional love for another, yo...
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There’s a scene in one of my favorite movies, “Love Jones,” where the character Nina played by Nia Long says to her friend Josie (Lisa Nicole Carson): “It’s like his dick talked to me.” This quote ...
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I love men. I especially love them hard, as in hard athletic bodies of course. If they’re also cute and tall with a big, beautiful you know what - heart, they’ve got my attention. But it's the man ...
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Part 2. #FBF:  ‪#‎Follow‬ my blog. ‪#‎Islandsoulcitydreams‬ ‪#‎journo‬ ‪#‎writer‬ ‪#‎lifeinNYC‬ ‪#‎Caribbean‬ ‪#‎Bajan‬ ‪#‎caribscribe‬ ‪#‎relationships‬ ‪#‎dating‬
His first email said, “Hi gorgeous.” I looked at his profile and was as unimpressed by his foreign relationship with proper spelling and grammar as I was with his not-so-easy-on-the-eye physical ap...
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