Unknown Sea

Photo by Scott Webb on Pexels.com The delicate truth evades me Does it always have to be so rough? So cold? I feel it in my porous flesh Akin to the ache in my bones It runs from me like a stranger Yet it hits close to home But I look for it Like a … Continue reading Unknown Sea

Girl Child

Photo by Marta Dzedyshko on Pexels.com Girl child,  Don’t you talk too loud  Men don’t like a woman yelling  And carrying on  Only lite words that reek of diet soda Can come from your lips  And eat a little less  Watch your hips You don’t wanna gain too much weight  Don’t ask questions only do … Continue reading Girl Child

Story time: Rhythm Of Life

Photo by Tatiana Syrikova on Pexels.com   Rhythm Of Life When I was but a child Every year, before the first frost Turned moving vitality into hibernating stillness I would watch all the ducks fly away   I can still recall asking my Mother, Where are the birds going? She smiled into my eyes and … Continue reading Story time: Rhythm Of Life

Lil Mama

I dedicate this poem to my lovely Mother and friend.   Lil Mama my Lil Mama is 4'10 but got enough strength to cave a head in and got enough heart to make a weak spirit bend do yo thang gurl ! little lady in a crazy world   you the chauffeur, chef, accountant and … Continue reading Lil Mama

Stronghold Before Me

    Stronghold Before Me i called out to him like i had done... so many times before only to get silence in response he is distant with no interest in drawing close  protected by an impregnable fortress that remains well guarded   inside the courtyard, German Shepard's with teeth like sharpened knives are on … Continue reading Stronghold Before Me