My Awkward Truth: Hamburgers Please

Photo by Jonathan Borba on Pexels.com There is one thing I love more than anything. Nothing can compare. All day at any time I think of it. It is a constant feeling of relief to a troubled soul. In a world where being Black is difficult. People judge me before I speak. They walk in … Continue reading My Awkward Truth: Hamburgers Please

Looking For Reasons

Photo by Ono Kosuki on Pexels.com The reasons we trust are varied and few in-betweenOvercoming feelings of isolation and heart breakFor a tomorrow that shines brighter than yesterdayYou are blue sky to me The moving white clouds of hopeful ecstasyYou are the warm falling rain on worn rooftops Thoughts of you bleed into my dreams … Continue reading Looking For Reasons

Online Dating

Photo by ANTONI SHKRABA on Pexels.com Online dating is like speed dating without the intimacy. A picture is the first time you'll see me. A favorable swipe or a thumbs up to communicate likability. Messaging and chatting from sunup till sundown while waiting for numbers to be exchanged. But we remain strangers still until the … Continue reading Online Dating

Outcast

I've been working through some things lately... Outcast Once again, I stand with sorrow And no dreams for tommorrow in my destitue heart It pains me like a jabbing feeling in the back of my neck. Every morning is a difficult reality of a life spent in sadness. But a twinkling light full of tender … Continue reading Outcast