Thoughts on Baltimore Riots

I think I’m past anger now. Riots broke out once again in Baltimore over police killing of a Freddie Gray. I didn’t  even want to find out the facts or hear the back story because we know it’s all the same story. Yet another black male was arrested under unclear charges, suffered excessive police force…

Growing Pains

It’s easier to hide behind 21. You’re just a beginnner in the 20s club, almost like the bachelorette before her wedding; you’re not quite in yet so you can let your hair down and sow your oats before we give you the real initiation.

Don’t forget to be great

Don’t forget to be great When life stomps on your fragile beating heart with its shiny, red hooker heels When reality kicks you in the gut with oversized Doc Martens When the world makes you wish Noah was late for that boat… — Don’t forget to be great Don’t forget to wipe the dust off…

On Solitude…

“In the Silence, you hear the Truth, and see the Solutions”   – Deepak Chopra I think its hard for people, especially young people, to understand that I may actually like being left alone.  ‘Alone’ is a word, almost akin to illness, said with pity and trepidation, in a way that forces us to rush…

All things are possible

Heyyy lovers and listeners! I have received an idea for a new blog post, which will be up very soon, but for now, I thought I’d whet your appetite with more poetry. Post anything you would like to see in the comments section below. Oh and… enjoy! 😉 All Things are Possible Inspire me to…

Undone

For National Poetry Day, I decided to put up my most recent poem, to kick off the brand spanking new ‘Poetry’ category that can be found to the left   <—— UNDONE If you are my undoing Let me be undone The flames burning in your copper eyes Threaten to consume me The golden honey…

Screams From The Basement

{Just wrote this one. Forgive me if I’m rusty} Screams from the Basement ‘I’m ok’ You sell a smile you hope no-one will buy Crying tears on the inside Hoping that someone finds that screaming little girl Trapped in the basement ‘No, seriously, I’m ok’ The girl cries out Muffled through tape that has been tightened…