Poetic Waltz

I think in poetry Breathe in Verse Live in Passion Feel in Silk See in Rhyme Taste in Emotions Smell in Universe I listen with my eyes closed because while rhyme can be seen it should be felt with each cell of the body, as the emotions take its hand they sway in a silk-like…

The Being

Little situations alter it all, the moods the feeling  the thoughts the being.  from sunrise to moonlight, dimming rays and lessening shades of two-tone emotional extortion on the off railed tracks of the one-way train with the two-way cart to the unknown route. destination? seeping blue sea filled with silence. filled to the brim till…


She was dropped in the middle of the ocean without knowing how to swim, regretting all of those years she depended on other forms of safety to maneuver the waves of life. As she slowly sank to the bottom she quickly learned, thus, becoming her own savior. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © 2018 All Rights…

Shades of Nature

  The seasons like waves Crashing through earth with dormant strength Creeping steadily towards our incapability of imagining a world of color, monochromatic vision our only sight. Gabriela A Tejada **Photo Credit – Gabriela A Tejada** Copyright © 2018 All Rights Reserved.

Cosmic Collision

He paints me every night, our own version of the starry night made out of my cries of passion and moon shaped scars of desire, softly connecting the swirling red galactic marks left on my body to create the constellation titled ‘devotion’. planet of two uninhabitable by all creators us two.   he sings to…


they said his eyes look like the reflection of his soul, dark. it was a reflection you could only see through his empty photographs feel through his lead like paragraphs and taste through the Saturn drips that fell from his lips. his hollow smile and dead like eyes depict nothing but stormy nights and shallow…


Poetry is my Novocain my go to drug when I’m feeling pain always there in different strains ready to inject and wrap itself into my thinning veins. slowly pouring out its sedative, like waves allowing my eyes to roll back and see feel freely live and be. as my fingers glide over the imprints it…


   The silhouette of the winters tree against the midnight sky is nothing more than a representation of the string of my poetic words against the chilling soul of the human mind. Gabriela A Tejada         Copyright © 2018 All Rights Reserved.


Today I turn 23. It’s a Monday. A year ago I was lost, a year later I am found. I found myself. As the year’s keep adding on, and the experiences and lessons keep adding up I’m proud and happy to know that I won’t only overcome, but that I will always persevere. After so…

In the Stars

I looked up past the passing clouds and straight to the blinding stars Tonight, as I looked up at the night sky I saw myself in the constellations. Gabriela A Tejada Copyright © 2018 All Rights Reserved.

Year of Growth

2017 was the year of growth.  It was the year of lessons, of understanding, of exploration, of loving others and ourselves. 2017 was the year we needed in order to prepare for the unimaginable blessings that are coming in 2018. 2017 was the year I needed in order to surpass my own expectations and aspirations….

It Was Never Yours

I did not realize I so freely gave them my power,  but when I did  I took every ounce of it back. Gabriela A Tejada  Copyright © 2018 All Rights Reserved.