Hyperthermia

I’m scared to fall in love again. I’m terrified of free falling into the red abyss of vulnerability and acceptance. The thought of allowing you in while I’m still trying to see through my cracked heart hurts prematurely maybe it will never hurt but the phantom-like waves of drowning wash over me as my body…

Pray

We become so jaded in life so used to being hurt that anything else is terrifying. We write every interaction off because we think everyone is the same without understanding that, that then means we are too. As cliché as it sounds, everything happens for a reason. We meet people for a reason. We live…

Undressing my Conscience

You held me tight as you walked me to the mirror slowly guiding me in front of me now staring back is my reflection.   You asked me What do you see I smiled and in my most authentic self I expressed that I saw deep brown eyes holding novels and supermassive black hole galaxies….

Understanding

She took her pain and made them lessons. A student of life teaching herself from each lesson all for the better all for the whole. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved.All Images were taken by me unless stated otherwise.

Law

The importance of self-love means understanding our ability to say NO. It means that in our hands we hold the final decision. Because in self-care, and creating healthy boundaries, we are the Judge and Jury. We are law. You loved yourself enough to let them go, so love yourself enough to heal Internalize Feel Learn…

A Portrait

I want every tear that falls from your eyes to paint a poetic landscape of healthy boundaries and self-care. No heartache in vain, but all lessons of growth. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © All Rights Reserved.All Images were taken by me unless stated otherwise.

Lay on Me

Watching the rain fall each raindrop slowly follows us outlining our reflection The path of each drop caressing me you holding my waist gently guiding me taking me back to where you had me taking me back to our bed. You laid me down in a bed of need closed my eyes and allowed me…

Around My Neck

“I only need to close my eyes to feel the whispers of your love on my neck” … And that’s why I would wake up every morning with my eyes closed. The Goosebumps would always start slow, sneaking its way down from around my neck and traveling south, the same path that your slithering tongue…

Slow Walk Home

I felt though what vibrated off of your soul and into my pores, I felt each drop penetrating my hard walls of fear, each vibrating wave coursed through my fingertips to the center of my being as your eyes held me afloat. I guess I felt it too hard because I became addicted, needy for…