My Country, Tis of Thee [Side B]

When I was a little girl I learned the American classic, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee'" and I was taught (in the predominantly white schools) to sing it with "pride". I always thought it didn't seem, i fixed it to better reflect my reality as a #BlackAmerican #woman My country*, 'tis of thee, [*rather, … Continue reading My Country, Tis of Thee [Side B]

I AM…Black Woman.

Melanin goddess Mother of the earth Kissed by the sun. I AM ... BLACK WOMAN... XXOO - Trista Daniell.


It doesn't matter how much you have, ...without peace, it's nothing. It doesn't matter how little you have, ...with peace, it's everything. Selah. -Trista Daniell

The Wanting

She wanted her  to open her mouth and say,  "I want you..." She wanted her... to confess her fantasies  and dwell in her desire... She wanted her to want her... as much as she did.  She wanted. ...and wanted. ...and wanted. But, it didn't matter. Because she knew all she'd ever get  was a platonic … Continue reading The Wanting

True Love…

So many  who believe they're in love are (in reality)  in really strong lust.  Love is about the other person. Lust is all about self. Know the difference.  -Trista Daniell  @Trista.Daniell (IG)  @EnTheosTR (T) 

A Love Story x12

Any woman  in her right mind  would've walked away by now. But! she...  she wasn't in her right mind... She was in "love".  Deranged,   I know. ... Love. -Trista Daniell @Trista.Daniell (IG) @EnTheosTR (T)

A Love Story x11

 I strayed often, but I always went back. Except, 
this time when I returned to reclaim 
my love she laughed - hysterically!  and responded 
with disgust,  
"Stop expecting good women 
to pick up the pieces of your broken heart."

 ... ...and I never had the pleasure of loving her again. Love. -Trista Daniell @EnTheosTR (T) @Trista.Daniell (IG) … Continue reading A Love Story x11

A Love Story x10

"Let me make love to you", she said. ... 
"Let me, caress 
 the pieces 
of your broken heart,
 and nurture the wounds 
that pierce 
 your soul." Love. -Trista Daniell @EnTheosTR (T) @Trista.Daniell (IG)

Bipolar Thoughts x1

I wonder how it feels to be "normal" ... what it's like to LIVE without perpetual damage to your soul? Fantasy. -Trista Daniell

A Love Story x9

My heart  hemorrhages At the thought of  you. Love. -Trista Daniell @EnTheosTR (T) @Trista.Daniell (IG)