Keep Shining, Sunflower.

Just keep shining, sunflower. The sun will come out soon. Fight the darkness. You are not doomed. Copyright © 2020, Leigh R. @earthtoleigh *featured image/photo credit to clipart library*

hatred spoils the heart

Originally posted on Keep Shining, Sunflower.:
The best way to overshadow hatred is with love. At least that’s what they say. So, why does that seem like such a hard task to complete sometimes? Is there another way to get this monkey off my back? ©️ 2017-2020, Leigh R. @earthtoleigh


jealousy becomes her. she watches silently as you succeed in all you do. though she wishes the best for you, she can’t help but to think of herself. what has she accomplished? what will her life be? patiently she waits for her small victory. Copyright © 2022, Leigh R.

Dear Sunflowers,

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hello, old friend.

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