where planes can’t take you

I made it.

To Detroit.

But, more importantly.

In an airport where my husband kissed me goodbye,

On a plane where my friend and I laughed as we soared above the clouds.

In a car that was new on streets that were unknown in a city unexplored.

Then to a hotel room where my kids’ voices took me miles away.

To places I wasn’t sure I would ever see again.

Doing things that were possibly forbidden.

Taking chances once unpredicted.

I made it.

Much further than Detroit.

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9 Responses to where planes can’t take you

  1. Vince Kern October 23, 2010 at 2:20 PM #

    Annisa, YOU took US farther than we’d ever gone. Thank You!

    You gave me the inspiration to do something about my love for creating.

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  2. Kristin October 19, 2010 at 6:02 PM #

    You are incredible…that’s all.

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  3. monstergirlee October 19, 2010 at 4:57 PM #

    YAY Anissa! What an amazing feeling you must have, so proud of you.

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  4. Alyssa October 19, 2010 at 4:43 PM #

    You did make it. Sometimes the smallest of things is not so really that small after all. I hope you have a great time here in the D. In a city where most have us been knocked down, we’re getting up too… slowly, but we are making it and really that’s all that matters right.

  5. Megan (Best of Fates) October 19, 2010 at 2:28 PM #

    YES! You should be super proud.

  6. mommabird2345 October 19, 2010 at 11:59 AM #

    This is fantastic!! So happy for you. :)

  7. Barnmaven October 19, 2010 at 9:08 AM #

    Nothing is the same as it was, but the new path you are forging is pretty damned exciting and cool.

    Have fun in Motor City!

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  8. Becky October 19, 2010 at 5:26 AM #

    This is beyond amazing!!!

    <3

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  9. Jayne October 19, 2010 at 3:37 AM #

    I think you should be extremely proud of yourself.

    x

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