Lack of Trying 

Photo by Andrew Beatson on Pexels.com On gray days When sun rays can’t seem to reach me  I get sad from a lack of trying  Then denying  And whining  As I hear the call of my ambitions  Echoing through the distance  My pride responds back,  I’m tired, I can’t do that  It’s too hard, it’ll … Continue reading Lack of Trying 

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Uneasiness

Good afternoon, It's an awesome day to read some poetry. Photo by Felix Mittermeier on Pexels.com Uneasiness It comes And then it disappears again A feeling of uneasiness Washes over calm senses like a wave Causing calamity in the forest of the brave But our roots go deep, We're not easily washed away Love always, … Continue reading Uneasiness

Need IT

Photo by Vural Yavas on Pexels.com Need It I know now that I need it The way a fish dries out without water Akin to a person grasping for breathe When there's no air It's buried in the way a tree requires earth To maintain its roots That's the need I have everyday To hear … Continue reading Need IT

Innocence Dies

Innocence Dies I stood on the sidelines last time For a bit of rest To accommodate my breaking soul As time inches closer to an ever-changing pendulum I Pray for a quality of life I have yet to experience While pushing for a level of equity That extends beyond skin color I dig my hands … Continue reading Innocence Dies