The Unfinished Story

Sometimes it so hard for me to express myself You know that feeling when you want the words to be perfect Trying hundreds of sentence structures and synonym combinations Only for me to say in so many words that I Love You It’s a scary feeling of being in love in this day and age…

The Rest Of The Star Spangled Banner

“And where is that band who so vauntingly swore
That the havoc of war and the battle’s confusion,
A home and a country, should leave us no more?
Their blood has washed out their foul footsteps’ pollution”

Whose blood is going to wash out their foul footsteps’ pollution?
I think my blood is going to wash out their foul footsteps’ pollution?

Dear Beautiful Black Woman…

Dear Beautiful Black Woman… I share your genetics although the pigments in our skin may vary quite a bit I want to possess the strength you are able to maintain in times of crisis Your strength to keep me level-headed when the thoughts in my head are abruptly divided It’s crazy that maybe I’m a…

Mirror Mirror Pt. 1

Why must you look at me with such hate in your eyes? You wait until I’m no longer breathing to care, or at least until your life is on the line Is this what I have to face everyday; is this the downfall to me having black pride? Are you the monster people create, when…

It’s More Than Color, It’s Accountability

There are a few of my white comrades that have taken offense to my last post which was removed by FB for whatever reason. I stated: [“It’s about 36 million black people in America. If everybody shopped at ONLY Black/Asian/Hispanic owned store for 5 days, you at a minimum could take about $200 million out…