I Love India Arie

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    brownskin2011 brownskin2011
    26-30, F
    May 21, 2011

    I Am Not My Skin

    This poem was inspired by Genesis 1:26 and 27   Lord, Lord, Why did you make me black? Why did you make me someone the world wants to hold back?   Black is the colour of dirty clothes; the colour of grimy hands and feet.   Black is the colour of darkness; the...
    freezywater freezywater
    41-45, M
    Jan 15, 2010

    Her Lyrics Make You Feel Good

    I was facing some very challenging times.... feeling lonely and dejected.  I believe music, like so many other outside forces, can have an impact on your mood... both good and bad.  But India's music reminds me how good life is, even during times of trouble. ...
    MelloOne2 MelloOne2
    46-50, M
    Nov 18, 2009

    Love At First Sight.

    I first heard of India.Arie from a high school friend in 11th grade. I feel i love and I 've been addicted ever since. She has gotten me through pain and most of all taught me how to love unconditionally. She is like a breath of fresh air. Whenever I'm gong through something...
    lovethisunion lovethisunion
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 21, 2009

    Strength Courage And Wisdom

    I can't possibly express how much good this woman and her art has done for me. Just today, it help me get through the exruciating first page of an essay. She lifts you up and restores your hope in the good, love, faith etc. She's my compass of sorts, whenever I feel a disconnect...
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    Nov 16, 2010
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