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Melinda .M.

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United States
Writing about moments, lessons, and thoughts as I trek through this world. Let’s write about stuff and stretch the boundaries of it.
March 25, 2019
 

Be encouraged
Be forgiving
Be understanding
Don’t stay brooding
Don’t stay broken
Don’t stay angry

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EVERY DAY IS A GIFT
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February 16, 2019
Alexandria, United States

Take time to relax
Take time to show love
Take time to receive love
Take time to self reflect
Take time to eat and drink something delectable

Don’t forget the value of time, so learn how to carve time away for small pleasures

To Small Pleasures,

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TEA TIME
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January 28, 2019
Alexandria, United States

I thought as I got older the world would be less of a mystery, but it is not.

I thought as I aged I would become more acquainted and familiar with the characters of men, but at times people seem more strange to me.

I thought as became more educated and knowledgeable , information would be easier to decipher. Bad communication still requires work.

As I live,  I know I am stronger than I ever imagine; have hope were it’s needed; and have confidence without slipping into arrogance.

Forever Thinking,

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WRITE YOUR OWN STORY
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January 21, 2019
Alexandria, United States

“Morality cannot be legislated, but behavior can be regulated. Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.”

-Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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AUDACITY
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January 18, 2019
Alexandria, United States

Let your story reflect the diversity in this world. Let your rainbow of words flow and add brightness and brilliance where it’s needed most. Don’t let unutterable words fade into a void, turn them into golden pixie dust and watch the magic happen.

Sweetly,

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INSPIRE THROUGH WORDS
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January 11, 2019
Alexandria, United States

De-Stressing In 2019,

The world seems more nonstop than ever. As you move through the day remember to take a beneficial sixty minutes for yourself and “checkout” of the demanding day to relax or decompress.

The time to de-stress is when you don’t have time for it. Take a temporary “checkout” to collect your thoughts and de-stress. Your mind, body, and soul will think you.  

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BLIZZARD
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January 10, 2019
Washington, United States

Never surrender likely dreams where the probabilities are in your favor.  You may have to fine-tune them but that is okay.  

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CATCH A DREAM
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January 6, 2019
Washington, United States

Happy Three Kings Day!

Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!  Translated, "Let The Good Times Roll". It is countdown to Mardi Gras!! It is the Celebration of Three Kings Day!

Carnival season begins! 💜💛💚

Celebrate well,

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CREATE MYSTERY
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January 4, 2019
Alexandria, United States

Happy first Friday of the year!! It is a chilly and overcast day in the Nation’s Capital. It’s nothing that a good Cup of Joe can’t warm up. There is no place I’d rather be...well maybe LA, NYC or Prague.

Have a great day,

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GOOD MORNING
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January 1, 2019
Alexandria, United States

Letterists,

I hope last evening activities were festive and kind to you. It’s fitting to open the new  year with hopes, plans, dreams and a hot cup of tea or coffee. As you begin moving through your day, you are probably becoming aware that tomorrow goes back to being business as usual. Enjoy your new year’s day and brace for the excitement of the days to follow.

As some move through the month of January to continue cultural celebrations, such as the people of New Orleans with Krewe parades and balls, remember the history and traditions of the events.

Celebrate well,

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UNDERSTAND MYSTERY
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December 31, 2018
Alexandria, United States

Happy New Year’s Eve Letterists,

It is the last Monday of 2018. I hope you have reconciled with the events of this year or making progress with them as you rollover into 2019. This year you may have experienced a life altering event or two. In the end, if you emerged a more enlighten and learned being, then there is your favor, grace, hope and progress.

Best wishes as you spend today counting down to 2019. The excitement for another year is some proof that no matter what has happened, you are ready for what is to come.

Celebrate well,

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2019
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December 28, 2018
 

Living Letterists,

As this year closes out, remember the lessons learned. Let those lessons serve as a gentle and vivid reminder of how you must proceed in the New Year. Forgive yourself for mistakes made.For last year’s mistakes and successes belong to last year’s choices; next year lessons, successes and adventures awaits new choices. Have no fear, we will all enter it together.

Happy New Year,

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2019
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December 25, 2018
Alexandria, United States

Living Letterists,

Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays...however you say it ensure you enjoy this day. Celebrate with songs, laughter, movies, games and/or respectful conversation.

With Joy and love,

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CHRISTMAS
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December 23, 2018
Alexandria, United States

If you are able to read this letter, you have been blessed and afforded the experience to experience life. How you  choose to act out that experience is your free will along with the accompanied risks, rewards and outcomes.

Happy Holidays,

Mel

CHRISTMAS FLOWERS
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December 21, 2018
Alexandria, United States

Letters For The Living

It’s Winter Solstice 2018 and a remarkable time to be alive. It’s a good time to witness events that will go down in history. These events makes one question the very fabric of progress. Regardless, time is moving and holidays and events are occurring.  Life is not shutting down and this means we have stuff to celebrate. We can celebrate and be concern at the same time.

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THE BEARD
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December 21, 2018

Dear Family and Friends,

I did what was best for me in 2018, without hurting or disappointing any of you. Thank you for seeing me through sickness and good health, now let us celebrate this holiday season and be merry.

Love,

Mel

CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS
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July 12, 2018
Alexandria, United States


Self Edification Is Beautiful-


I could discuss life all day with family, friends and strangers. All of the delicate and harsh experiences that happens. I’ve listen to some noteworthy experiences from people I know and people I meet in my travels. Nothing is more important than a mature conversation amongst family, friends and strangers. Sharing of ones lore can be meaningful and build new bridges between people where none existed.

The window to the world, consist of experiencing views or listening to others sharing traditions of culture, travel, food and family beliefs. It is how we identify our likeness and expand and build on our base and edify more than just your mind. The proper...

NOTHING HAPPENS BY CHANCE
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September 17, 2017
 

Sunday Originals

     I want Mahogany and hot fluffy coffee. The steady ease of Sunday seized. Mac and cheese and good company please. Red wine after high noon and the Originals on a 50 inch in the afternoon. I want existing in today to be all that I need.

Enjoy,

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GREENPEACE DAY
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September 10, 2017

Magic After Dark

     We've been doing this privately for 15 years. We've kept our secret for a long time. Only a couple close family and friends figured it out over the years.   I remember our first encountered and you are just as masculine and attractive today as you were 15 years ago. You've always carried an athletic built that I appreciated during our intimate time together.

     Over the years we both changed for the best, but we never stopped our non-regrettable and indulging episodes of lustrous moments.  After dark, we become something together that no one would ever understand as your hand find and trace the right spots over my right spots. The touch, the grab, the caress, t...

PASSIONATE DANCING
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September 10, 2017
Alexandria, United States

Sending prayers and good vibes to my family, friends and colleagues in Florida. One thing I've learned is living is not risk free. You do your best to make good decisions and plan accordingly cause life happens.

Lots of Love,

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EARTH
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September 9, 2017
Alexandria, United States

Penned In My Life Diary

9am and my television is on full disrespect. College Game Day is blasting across the house. It's how I grew up, football four days a week from September through January.  I never really mind cause, I enjoyed watching my brothers, cousins and friends be competitive and athletic. The excitement of loyalty should never be underrated or ignored. I am a true loyal fan to my teams...my people I support.

Some of the most important people to me, played the game and play the game! Some of my best memories will always be watching and cheering for others who are at their best or going after their best. For me, there will always be a some level of satisfaction in watching othe...

COLLECT MOMENTS
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September 7, 2017
Alexandria, United States

This Evening's  Air

The chill in the air mixed with noise beneath my window, tells me Fall is in the air. The evening hustle and bustle, never stops for the changing season. We enter into a Fall state of mind, entirely on our own. We integrate and assimilate to the seasons, entirely on our own. The will to thrive and survive is habitual, I hope !

For The Moment,

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MISTY HILLS
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September 4, 2017
Alexandria, United States

Pumpkin Spice Living

I have already had my first taste of fall. It taste like Pumpkin Spice, y'all!

Pumpkin Spice Lattes☕️

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COFFEE
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September 3, 2017
 

Downtime, Cause It Is The End Of Summer

What is downtime at the end of Summer? It is time for one more barbecue with family. It is time for one more romp to the beach, if you are not a Winter beach person.

What is downtime at the end of Summer? It is the opening weekend of College Football and the start of the NFL Season. It the time when we dress in our favorite tea, colors and support them no matter how bad they finish last season.

What is downtime at the end of Summer? It is the moment when we recap our Summer and make plans accordingly for the remainder of the year. It is the time we assess if we did what we plan to do during the Summer or did we just go with the flow.

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SET THE MOOD
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July 5, 2017
Aiken, United States

Happy Birthday to me!!!

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CELEBRATING FREEDOM
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July 5, 2017
Salley, United States

Celebrated Well?

I hoped everyone who celebrated the July 4th Holiday had a great time. And, for those that did not celebrate the holiday, I hope you had a marvelous day living life as well.

The Best,

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LIVING LIFE
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June 4, 2017
 

Just Have A Drink

Is that your personality? Shaken not stirred

Is that your character?
Shaken not stirred

Is that how you live your life? Shaken not stirred

Is that your style? Shaken not stirred.

Is that your attitude? Shake not stirred.

Is that your choices? Shake. Not stirred.

Is that your relationships? Shaken not stirred.

Is that how you end your day? Shaken not stirred.

Thoughtfully,

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NOT STIRRED
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June 3, 2017
Alexandria, United States

Prayers for London!!!

PEACEFUL
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