Grounded ● POEM

In a place surrounded  By people who comes back And the ones leaving That is where I left you The luggage I could not bring That is where I was lifted Grew wings and flew But roots held you in place Arms stretching towards the sky Unable to let go ● ©Christina de Vries  


What are you doing March 7th? Postponed until April 4th!

I'm going to be a proper nervous wreck and you're all invited to witness it! How about that?! A good while ago (way too long actually) I did a post about how I wanted to do slam poetry on stage in the near future. That didn't happen, and I'm thinking it's about time that I... Continue Reading →

The Big Escape ● POEM

This is waking up Eyes opening Fingers reaching Finally feeling ● This is realizing Lies exposed Truth coming clear Impossible to unsee ● This is escaping Wings spreading Soul soaring Breaking free ©Christina de Vries


The Veil ● POEM

Surrounded by ruins of past love Her walls built then shattered Over and over again Now they were too heavy to lift The pieces no longer fit together They were broken She was bruised So instead of trying to build A wall filled with cracks She wrapped herself in layers Of protective veil  Spun out... Continue Reading →


The Mark ● POEM

One circle connected to another  The mark of infinity  One my fingers have made  On skin without me noticing Tracing a wish for no ending On shells of souls I wanted to stay  But neither of them turned into forever They would stay for a little while  But one after the other  They spread their... Continue Reading →


I’m So Sorry!

I know I talk to you all the time, and we share everything. But sometimes, there are things that I forget to tell you, and things I forget to do. I don't tell you that you're beautiful every day... I should! Because you are, even when you don't think so. Even when you don't feel... Continue Reading →


I’m a LIVE Ambassador!

In my post The Story of My New Tattoo I briefly mentioned the Live A Great Story Community and that I'd become a LIVE Ambassador. If you want the story of my tattoo and how I came to know the Live A Great Story community then I would recommend you read that post first and... Continue Reading →


Gone ● POEM

    She searched for him At the bottom  Of every glass In the color Of every sunset In the wrinkles Of every face But not until  She stopped looking Did her eyes open ● ©️Christina de Vries  


The Story of My New Tattoo

In my last post I published a video where I had a timelapse of me getting my new tattoo in Madrid. And now I want to share the thoughts and the story behind this very new ink that I've added to my body. But first I want to shout out to Tattoo Magic Calle Colon... Continue Reading →


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