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Be Your Own Kind Of Beautiful

Good Morning!!

There was something I was thinking on heavy. That was attractiveness and how much we depend on being attractive. There are so many doors that’ll open for you if you are extremely attractive. At times it can be debilitating  to think that someone can become more known and successful than you because they are what others want to look at or look like.

Beautiful Black Women - Posts | FacebookI say be your own kind of beautiful; it’ll pay off in the end. Eventually people will be looking for something more than how attractive the next person is. If you’re content  or what you’re about is appealing people will gravitate to you, it just takes time.

I’m currently going through this predicament now. I have been going back and forth trying to figure out if I really want to be a YouTuber or just write. The more lucrative decision would be to do both, but lean more on the YouTube side. The only thing about that is; I’m not the kind of woman most would find intriguing. So I’m sure that getting Subs is going to be a struggle. I just have to determine whether I’m ready for it or not.

The struggle is real - Passed out dog | Meme GeneratorDon’t get me wrong, just because I’m not what most would want to look at or look like doesn’t mean I’m not going to take my shot and make something out of my Channel; because I definitely am…. The same should go for you. If you’re someone who wants to do something and hasn’t because you’re afraid people won’t approve because of whatever; think about you and how it’ll make you feel. If it’s going to bring you closer to happiness or make you happy, go for it. Damn everyone else! 

That’s why the higher power a.k.a God made us different, because we all have something  to bring to any and ever situation. So never be afraid or unwilling to show other people what you’re capable of, live your truth. You’ll feel more complete when you do.

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Short stories · story telling

Hypnotically Beautiful 2

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“I love you!”

“You don’t even know me!” Sadie was the most beautiful girl in her town. Because of her beauty, she was always admired and stocked; on many occasions. Most girls her age seemed to always have self-esteem issues, because of things they heard from boys growing up. Not Sadie; she was always someone’s crush.

Surprisingly, in her 17 years on this earth, she hadn’t experienced what it would’ve been like to have a boyfriend. Well…. there was one time she wanted to give it a try, but something about him just seemed a little off.

Here mother continuously told her she was different, but she never told her how or why. She thought it wasn’t important at the time. But, the older Sadie got, the more beautiful she became.

“I don’t have to know you, to know I love you.”

“Uhhhh… I think you do.”

Saaadie, bring yourself in this house, right now!”

“Sorry, gotta go. That’s my Mom calling. I guess I’ll have the chance to get to know you later; at school.”

“Ahhh, okay.” As he spoke to her, the feelings he was beginning to develop for her intensified, the longer the spoke. So much so, a glaze started to form over his eyes, but was broken once she looked away.

“Coming Ma!” Breaking away from the conversation even for a moment, allowed the young boy to gain his senses. By the time he was back in his right mind, he tried running in the opposite direction. “So…” Where did he go? By the time she turned back around, the boy had disappeared without a trace.

Sadie hadn’t thought much of it because that was something that seemed to happen often. So often, it became a regular thing to be talking to someone one moment and as soon as she breaks away from the conversation or interaction with them; they take off running. She use to get offended, but now see’s it as normal.

Upon entering the door to the little shack she shared with her mother; she started asking a whole lot of questions.

“Mom I’ve been thinking about something…”

“Okay?…. Are you gonna tell me or not?”

“Oh sorry. Got caught in my thoughts for a moment.”

“Well….”

“Well, what?”

“What is it?!”

“Oh sorry. I was wondering why me and you don’t look a like.”

“I told you already; you took after your father.”

“Yeah, I know. But I should have something of yours; lips, nose, something!”

“I knew this day would come. I just thought I had a little more time to prepare you.”

“Prepare me for what, Momma?”

“Okay, what I’m about to say is going to change the way you think of me. It may even change how you see yourself.”

“Momma, you freaking me out… What is it?”

“Well ya Momma knows how to do some things, most people would call, magic; some even say it’s Voodoo.  Many times, people who know this, think I worship the devil or drink blood from dead animals. When it’s nothing like that.”

“So what are you saying? Are you saying we’re witches?” Sadie didn’t know how to take what her Mom was telling her. But the main thing she was concerned with was, if she could do what her mother could.

“No baby, it’s nothing like that…. I’m trying to tell you the story of how you were created.”

“Ahhhh!! You could spare me the details.”

“Sadie baby, just listen…. Well you really do look like your father; the only difference is your hair, eyes, and complexation.”

“Mom, that makes no sense! How could I look like him when all of that is different? Was my Dad white?”

“No, he was just as dark as me.”

Not quite sure yet; but I believe I’ll be adding more to part 2 before Wednesday. We are finally getting to the meat and potatoes of the story, and I want you to enjoy it just as much as I’m enjoying creating it. 

So get ready for this Wednesday, because it’s gonna be juicy.

Be you, do you and live your best life!

 

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