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My Social Inspiration


Today our Writing 101 assignment is Day 5: Let social media inspire you Today, write a response to one of these tweets. Shape your post in any way you choose — agree or disagree with the tweet, or use it as a starting point for a story, personal essay, poem, or something else.

Dodged Adverbs


As I sat in the chair at the beautician getting my hair braided, I watched life take place. The ladies braided their client’s hair she chatted while the tv played Love & Hip Hop Reunion Part 2 on extra loud. At least it seemed extra loud to me. Stuff. Sigh, just when I thought it…

The Heart Don’t Mind


The Heart Don’t Mind Mind: You drive, I’ll get the GPS set up on the Bluetooth so we won’t get lost. Heart: How can we get lost going to the neighborhood grocery store? (sighs) I swear you over think things. Mind: I over think things? You don’t think enough always going with your gut feeling.…

Them There Eyes


Them There Eyes She saw a random online photo of a pair of eyes staring back at her that resembled her own. The eyes seemed to tell a story that was riddled with pain and loneliness as well as confusion. She immediately became imprisoned by them