Steel Toes

Photo by Teresa Rautio on Pexels.com The snow falls like crumpled pieces of off white construction paper On a frigid landscape of charcoal concrete and yellow dashes At the bus stop bench sits a gray haired man In a tan, burly coat smoking a cigarette with a withered hand It has seen the passage of … Continue reading Steel Toes

Rant: Business Vs. Pleasure

Know the difference between business and pleasure. Some of y'all got the game messed up. Not all co-workers are friends and work should always come first. When you blur the lines things can get complicated. I done seen people spend over a decade at a dead end job just to have kick it buddies. Think … Continue reading Rant: Business Vs. Pleasure

Blow My Way

Photo by Mikhail Nilov on Pexels.com There are days when I woke up to my boyfriend But I only thought of you If you were okay? And if you met anyone new? I dreamed that I would run into you In the city That we would have a second chance A last hurrah A final … Continue reading Blow My Way

Status: Complicated

We've gone through so many phrases... Of caring Then not caring Then caring again Are we even lovers? Can we ever be friends? But for some reason We think of each other often So I guess that makes us complicated You want things simple But I leave you frustrated And although we both hate it … Continue reading Status: Complicated

Is Anybody Out There?

Photo by Jeswin Thomas on Pexels.com Does anybody care about me? Is there one person that thinks of me with fondness? As of late, lonely thoughts cross a hopeful mind. Smiles come and go like elevators in a downtown lobby Tears fill the lids of joyful eyes Looking at the rim of a brilliant sunrise … Continue reading Is Anybody Out There?