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Tamir A. Shaw

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Tamir Shaw is an American writer born in Marion, Ohio. She enjoys expressing herself through creative writing and finds joy in telling the stories of ordinary people. She is a devoted wife and mother of three.

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Tamir A. Shaw I read. Other writers have already accomplished what I am seeking to do so I read to see if I can figure out why they are successful. This often helps…moreI read. Other writers have already accomplished what I am seeking to do so I read to see if I can figure out why they are successful. This often helps me to get back on track.
This may be bad to say, but I am fickle and I only write when I have a mission to accomplish or something to say. Many veteran writers say that one should write everyday and I do but it may not be about the same thing. I find it less stressful to have multiple projects going at the same time.(less)
Tamir A. Shaw The best thing about being a writer is being able to help other people tell their story. As a feature writer I learned how to ask the right questions…moreThe best thing about being a writer is being able to help other people tell their story. As a feature writer I learned how to ask the right questions in a manner that made people feel comfortable answering them. This enabled me to garner enough information to tell a complete and accurate story that they were proud to share.(less)
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God Heals The Pain

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we don't need another hero
there's a brother lying dead in the street

IT'S BEEN 7 HOURS!

sticky blood pooled around his head
buzzing flies with no respect
tears dried on his cheeks from when he pleaded for his life:
MY HANDS ARE UP!
PLEASE! PLEASE, SIR!
I'VE DONE NOTHING...

yet somehow there was a miscommunication
now there's a brother lying dead in the street

we don't need another hero
a sister was sent... Read more of this blog post »
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“Some people don't understand the promises they're making when they make them," I said.

"Right, of course. But you keep the promise anyway. That's what love is. Love is keeping the promise anyway.”
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That cannot fly.”
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