In half Or partially whole Adorned in its beautiful wrapper accompanied by its given name A broken crayon still colors all the same If I were going to paint a portrait It would come out beautiful even if all the colors ran together to create a new hue If I were going to describe a… Read More Rose Art
Low life on a higher ground Thoughts being lifted , I saw angels carrying my ideas around And I knew what enlightenment felt like I tasted the sky and felt alive again I felt sun rays I was warm I was baked in a new skin That was made to be entirely whole I was… Read More Higher Learning
Shared my body with you but i…I can’t pick your face out of a crowd. Because I picked your name out of a line up. Call logs full of area codes I’ll never visit again. I’m not ashamed. Needs are made to be met. All too often men are praised for their conquests and… Read More Private Party: I found Solace In Myself
Aubrey Michelle , you guys will become familiar with that name. That’s my daughter, my baby , my twin, my biggest surprise and greatest blessing. Aubrey is a sassy, funny, crazy, over dramatic ,very intelligent Threenager. No matter how many times we go through the motions, I’ll take a bullet and shoot one for her.… Read More Three Important Things I Have Learned From My Three Year Old
In the words of Ntozake Shange… Somebody almost walked off with all of my stuff. I almost lost me guys. No I wasn’t dying , but the me that I am today…she almost didn’t make it. She almost let a man that she trusted too much , walk away with the best parts of her.… Read More To The Man Who Has My Stuff: You Can Keep It.
“Shoulda never let you hit it, I split it with you ” One thing to know about me is I’m a mom before all things. But….my route to motherhood was the road so frequently traveled. To put it simply, i let a man talk me out of my most precious gift. I was young, naive… Read More How I Let A Man Who Didn’t Love Me, Teach Me About Love
It was never my intention to harbor fugitive demons; they came along for the ride I never knew I was on. I’m not even sure how to lay this story out. Do I tell you all that I laid next to a man most nights and never slept because just a moment before that man… Read More Don’t Call It Crazy: How I Loved Both of You