Category: Poems

Standing in the Mirror

As I stood in the mirror, I traced every curve and groove on my body from head to toe. I saw my body and only thought how beautiful it was.

In Your Shoes

As time pasts, I realize that this is only the beginning to a journey I thought began a long time ago. Before my wedding with eternity, I often wonder how it feels to…

Survival

Darkness does not care about your race, sexuality or gender. It doesn’t care about your beauty, nor does it care about your wealth. It starts with effecting your exterior. The ultimate goal is to not let it capture heart and soul. What keeps you…

Entering Dai Break

It began as a feeling that started in my legs and crept its way up my spine. It reached my head; and to every strand on my head. It made a home inside. I looked around the room, and it began to look brighter….

Is It?

Is it too late, or right on time? Is it what you’re waiting on, or what you forgot about? Is it still fresh, or just last month’s thought?

Gods Arms

I’ve run and always returned. I’ve tried to hide, but I’ve never had a reason. There are times where I felt empty, but not anymore.

A Silent Devotion

I pray. I pray for peace and healing.  I pray to one day see the place that I call my heavenly home.  I pray for patience and endurance. I pray for understanding.

Self-Motivation

Self-Motivation is defined as,”finding a reason and strength to complete a task, even when challenging, without giving up or needing another to encourage them.” Not only should an individual require motivation from others, but from themselves. Self-motivation increases confidence and knowledge. Self-motivation should keep…

Stereotypical

The fact that we are now in the year 2017 and an individual cannot be themselves without being in fear of negative connotations from another person is beyond disgusting. We as people need to get rid of not only stereotypes, but judging people overall.

Carry gold

  You are created, and then recreated. A woman, who was made by a rib. She was founded by the support of the man. The moment she took her first breath, she was special.

Sweet Love

  Dear beloved, I open my heart, just to love you. I open my mind, just to understand you. I open my eyes, just to see you. 

You Matter To Me.

To the ladies who became business women, scientist and inventors,  Thank you for teaching me this is a woman’s world. To the African Americans who were beaten, whipped and even killed,  Thank you for fighting for my future & inspiring me to make my…