Emphatically Me
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Emphatically Me

A Poem

Self-Inflicted Thirst

Photo by Silas Baisch on Unsplash

In time of rest I cannot find quiet
from my mind’s questions and torments

I want to sleep at ease but life invades
shatters rest needed
needed like water to the tongue
on a person walking in terrible heat,
the sun beating down, scorching life within



A collection of writings including stories on living life unapologetically, to the fullest, with intention & emphatically by Jessica Archuleta.

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Jessica Archuleta

Jessica Archuleta

Gratefully writing about food, culture, relationships, education, poetry +more| Happy wife & mama to 10|Hispanic woman| Deeply spiritual & religious💗POM Poet💗