Black dolly. I loved her hair. Her afro- The braids and the way she spoke. She said some bleached their skin And I felt horrified. Why would you erase the color- the one God painted on you? Black dolly. I loved the way she could dance. Her mouth always running- But some how always truthContinue reading “Black Dolly”
There where places and spaces That intertwined within our existence Just struck in the day to day- just uninspired. May be this what they call writer’s block? The stuck in your thoughts that keep repeating The melody of your favorite song Knowing every word in sequence- Like the flashbacks where it was spilling into theContinue reading “Writer’s Block”
The gun started cocking. I could hear the bullet Falling into place. I didn’t even cry Staring at the sky. I knew the sound When he was breaking boards; His angelic face. I smiled with the release of the trigger Thinking of him; The only thing I knew in death Was that it was love.
Holding crosses with blood stains; I knew the yelling and was trying to drown it out- Focused on the sky in the background. I just tried to focus on something beautiful- The gun was held to the right side. I didn’t even close my eyes- Just ready to face death. His hand was on theContinue reading “Blood Stains”
It has been said that chivalry is dead. Romance is for the hopeless- Some just felt impressions that felt like soul ties In transparencies of what our desires lead to When asking if crossing lines are worth the price- Like Helen watching the destruction. No stopping what would unfold In the quest for finding a connection-Continue reading “Helen Watching”