Vannique S

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The Shadow and The Entry

Theres a doorway you must walk through.. and you would except... you can't see what's right past the entry.. a little afraid to know you …

Poor Babies

Painting by: Vitus Shell<p>What our children must think?<p>Scrubbing their little black cheeks and praying for pink.<p>Though they love their skin...<p>They …

Kings & Queens

King & Queen thoughts... Heavy lies the head that wears the Crown.... THE KING AND QUEEN CAN HAVE THEIR OWN KINGDOMS FOR INDIVIDUALY THEY ARE …

Prince: A Life in Pictures

San Francisco Bay Area

Friends or Nah

I watched this video today you may have seen, it recently went viral. I laughed  so hard. In the video a teen is harrasing an older man whose …

OH WOOOOOOOOOORLD?! – Vannique S. – Medium

OH WOOOOOOOOOORLD?!<br>Are you pleased?<br>I’m settled in miserably content with life.<br>Day in and day out, here I sit making money for someone else’s dream.<br>At …

No Halle Berry

None of us are exempt from lifes challenges and discomforts. Our loved ones die, we get sick, our hearts get broken. These are life's inevitables. …

Red Persimmon

November In 2014<p>So, I was supposed to move to San Diego with Shady (Pronounced: Sh-aw-dey) *name changed*in 2014. But my house caught fire so, I …

Nanas’ Last Look

My feet were frozen in that spot, fused to the hideous green carpet in the stairwell of my mother’s apartment. As I watched the two paramedics …

Imagine This 1

Imagine.. You charge your phone. Tuck it in so to speak. Check your alarm for work in the morning, it’s ready to go. So are you, you’ve prepared to …

What Does Friendship Look Like?

Having a real friend means never being alone, unless by choice. It means having someone to tell your deepest darkest secrets to and knowing its safer …

Love is A 14-Piece Puzzle

I sometimes wonder if being in love equals being a fool. Is it the same thing? Every time I’ve had deep emotions for a person and they let me down …

Deception. Who’s at fault?

Written by Vannique<p>Illustration by Alexander Keeton<p>In this world it’s all to common to see deception in many facets. Deception in business practices, …

Don’t fall for the Bullfrog!

Written by: Vannique<p>Illustration by: Alexander Keeton<p>I was recently told that : A bullfrog could be boiled alive and never attempt to jump out so …

What’s Your Problem; Idiom?!

By Vannique<p>“To every action there’s a reaction.”. “For every cause there is an effect.” So let’s say your kids are running through the house; this is …

Kansas City Eats!

<b>Kansas City</b><p>Let’s start by saying…this is a. real city. Equipped with all things city:<p>#1) Traffic; the type where your exit can be less that a half …

When’s the last time you had a really good time? – Vannique S. – Medium

When’s the last time you had a really good time?<br>November 2014<br>My best friend, at the time, and I took a trip to my home town, Newark New Jersey. My …

The Single Life….Stinks?

I wonder if some single people see couples and think “luxury”. I admit, at one time, I had those thoughts. What I was overlooking is that, like any …

Long Distance Relationships

Are they even possible?<p>There's no way around the fact that tech has changed our lives forever. Technology has afforded some opportunities they've …

Is Your Bestfriend Boycrazy?

We’ve all got that best friend who is pure genius. Intelligent, driven, accomplished, professional, and when it comes you your friendship, knows what …

Whose Drum Is it Anyway ?

When I soul search, I see vast room for improvement. Change can be a good thing. My mother says “There’s no growth without change.” And I certainly …

Traveler’s Spirit

I’ve always had a travelers spirit. My first car was a 1991 Geo Metro light blue. I got it in 2002, I was 17 and silly. I took every and any …

Long Distance Relationships

There’s no way around the fact that tech has changed our lives forever. Technology has afforded some opportunities they’ve only dreamed of. It’s made …

Forgiveness

When your feelings are deeply hurt, how long does it take you to forgive? Or do you forgive at all? I will not pretend it’s an easy thing to do. What …

Coping with Coworkers

How was your day at work? It could have been great if it weren’t for Karen.* Karen the workplace bully makes every day of the work week a Monday, and …

Calling Fathers & Daughters.

It cannot be denied that a woman’s outlook on the opposite sex is largely influenced by the caliber of relationship with her Father. Fathers have the …

Anger The Prime Impediment to Progress

Looking back on my mere 30 years I can, in all sincerity, say life is short. By no means am I old but if 30 happened in a flash, I’m certain the next …

Shape the Clay

“Childhood is what you spend the rest of your life trying to overcome” — Hope Floats<p>I heard this I thought to myself: Is it true? Then I wondered: If …