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Life is...
Sometimes I wonder: what am I?
I look at the stars and feel very small;
just a tiny consciousness.
But if I were as tall as a planet,
I would still be short in comparison to the universe.
I see a person twice my size
and I feel weak and fragile.
But if I were strong and powerful,
I would still not be invincible.
I see a painting by the hand of a genius,
and I feel inexperienced and ignorant.
But if I were the greatest artist alive,
it would not make me love what I do any more or less.
I see blood, running from the wound of another,
and I feel a chilling fear from deep within.
But if I walked this earth with bravery,
it would not make things less dangerous.
I see a baby, innocent and naive,
and I feel cynical and jaded.
But if I saw through untainted eyes all my life,
it would not make the world a better place.
I see a raindrop, tear of the sky,
and I feel ugly and unsightly.
But if I were as beautiful as rain,
it would not make me crystal clear inside.
There are children with cancer,
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EVE. LOST PARADISE :iconnukuzu:Nukuzu 1,162 183 Awaken Black and White :iconsytrus:Sytrus 54 22 I Luv Ya :d YUMMI :iconlinzrocks775783:linzrocks775783 4 6 Black and White :iconpressesky:Pressesky 104 30 Black :iconhabter:Habter 1,658 146 Love? :iconabbina:abbina 2,371 194




We crossed each other yesterday at the train station.
I look at him.
I felt so petrified.
Then I noticed 'Gone' by Lianne La Havas  was playing in that instant.
He hugged me and whispered on my ear 'I am sorry.'
I didn't know a single word he said.
What I feel won't change.
It's too much.
It's heavy.
I am gone.
I can't take it back.
'Good Luck.' I said.
He got upset.
I walked away...
When I sat on the train, I cried and laughed at the same time.
Not because I was sad or confused but how strong I became since I left him.
If physical scars face, perhaps emotional ones can too...
Self-esteem is growing.
Chasing my goals and dreams.
I see the world different around me.
I guess changing circumstances require changing attitudes.
  • Listening to: Gone by Lianne La Havas
  • Eating: Cheese & Ham Toast
  • Drinking: Orange Juice


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Joana Lima
Artist | Hobbyist | Photography
United Kingdom
I'm Joana, known as Jo, Portuguese and living in London.
Don McCullin once said: ”Photography for me is not looking, it’s feeling. If you can’t feel what you’re looking at, then you’re never going to get others to feel anything when they look at your pictures.”
It’s such an addiction and changes completely the way you see things around you. Although, it helps me to built my confidence and express myself even more.
English is my second language, so excuse my spelling gramma if it's wrong! X'D
Hope you enjoy my gallery! x


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Robynnx Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2012
Thank you so much! :)
leilalilou Featured By Owner May 14, 2012  Professional Interface Designer
merci pour le :+fav: :hug:
jojojoanaa Featured By Owner May 19, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
il n'y a pas de quoi :D
a-maze-us Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
thank you! : )
jojojoanaa Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
nee-chan-san Featured By Owner Feb 29, 2012  Student Photographer
thnks for the :+fav:
atLevel1Alt Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks you for Faving! :iconloveemoteplz:
ImNotTheHopeless1 Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2012  Student General Artist
Just stopped by to tell you, I've featured you in my journal! :D
Drastique-Plastique Featured By Owner Nov 3, 2011
thank you :-)
camabs Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
thank you for liking my work :hug:
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