Hands To the Sky

Is this how Jesus felt? As they slaughtered him; unarmed with his hands up high All the while his mother watched with tears in her eyes Many times I’ve eulogized My father, my husband, and my brother’s kidnapped lives I’ve even eulogized my unborn child Because in my skin you’re not afforded the benefit of…

Black Lives DO Matter…

I was supposed to post this forever ago but late is better than never right? For the past few months I have been kind of silent about all of the racial tensions going on this country but it does not mean that I am ignorant to the injustices. I take my voice seriously and  I…

Can I Talk My Shit for a Minute?

I hope that y’all don’t mind the influx of poetry that I’ve been releasing but as most of my fellow writers and artists know, creativity cannot be boxed in and is multifaceted. This time I wanted to embark on a new approach on love. I wanted to write something completely paradoxical from Love Crumbs. Something that’s…

#LOVECRUMBS

Everything I ever felt, everything I ever wanted to say, is all right here. And even when I thought that the emotions had gone away, you still found a way to bring them out of me. Curse or muse? Sometimes I really can’t understand you. Or myself for the matter. 

Love Crumbs // My Final Love Letter

If there’s one thing that I have missed, it’s writing poetry. As sad as it may be, whenever I’m in pain or hurt is when I usually record my best poetry. Not that I am a pessimist or anything like that but there’s just something so raw and intense about heartbreak. 

unfinished poem. (4/14/16)

All she needed was that little sliver of light. That seed of faith that everything is going to be alright. Hope, for a new song that has yet to be sung.. A story untold, words unwritten, undone. She never imagined anything good could come from someone like her. Yet there she was. Beautiful and radiant…

THE BEAUTIFUL BLACK MAN

The beautiful Black Man With skin so smooth and buttery brown Muscles that show years and years of tremendous labor Your stoic stance like a lion standing over his pride The world is your kingdom as you assert your dominion over the land.