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Amira Shawkey
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It Happens on a Thursday
For the past few months, I have been going through intense awareness cycles. I call them cycles because I experience Aha! moments, followed by a sense of euphoria or dread, then self-doubt and sometimes self-loathing (depending on the area of awareness). At...
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In the Shade of Positivity
It was a quarter to nine on a Saturday morning. I was getting ready for my first workshop with university students, and as a result I was visiting my alma mater. I hadn’t been back in over fifteen years. I was excited with anticipation. I hailed my Uber. Al...
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Life
I desire it. I've been good. A sacrificed Reality isn't at peace I deserve nothing. I want it all. The impossible. The insane. No compromise insight A compromise enticed Rejected A never ending need An everlasting desire unknown, undeserved A continuous spi...
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The Purge
For the past few years, I have been focusing on my mental well being and positivity. This doesn't mean that I don't get angry, on the contrary I get very angry. But, I don't bottle it up. I release my anger in all of its fury, and then I'm free of the negat...
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Spritz at Your Own Risk
This morning, I saw a guy in the street wearing baggy shorts and a tennis shirt. He was carrying a gym bag and a bottle of cold water. He was obviously going to his morning workout. As he approached, I was over taken by a fog of citrus and greenery. He smel...
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