"Abuelita, soy yo, Corey." [Grandma, it's me.] I felt a strong sting of pain in my chest when my grandmother did not remember who I was. Her eyes were full of confusion as she pushed me away. My grandmother, my abuelita, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's at the age of seventy seven. The woman who raised [...]
There comes a point when life can get overwhelming. You feel as though you cannot catch a break and everything is weighing down on your shoulders. You want to give up. You want to give in. You feel like no matter how hard you try, things do not go as planned. We can plan things [...]
You have brought vivacity to my world I no longer see the world as black and white, it is no longer colorless You are my sunrise, sunset, and everything in between You have so many infinities within you You are vulnerable and share them with me --is this love? this photo is my own.5am Sunrise [...]
There is beauty in learning how to be on your own, like sitting alone in a coffee shop Endings lead to new beginnings And they can be better than we ever expected Being able to go somewhere new Being able to breathe again without the baggage of the past lurking among you You can start [...]
Home was always wherever you were I found sanctuary within the four walls of your apartment I felt safe, protected, and loved I would lay in bed as the sunlight would seep through the peach colored curtains The breeze would sweep across the room There was a certain beauty within the stillness I felt when [...]
you are a breath of fresh air to me that means everything you ignite every fiber of my being you make me feel alive again this photo is my own. Cape May, New Jersey.