Foot Soilder For Freedom

Constantly tweeting to make people aware of the devils of #Trumpcare Calling my Senators weekly to let them know I oppose stealing healthcare from the poor to improve the wealthy’s cash flow I now write poetry as a member of the resistance it validates my existence I battle daily to get people to read um …

The Cycle

Regret. Fear. Hope. Make a move! Hope. Faith. Luck. I’ve done this before! Luck. Pain. Pleasure. Move made. Pleasure. Peace. Ridicule. Anomaly. Pain before pleasure. Peace before pain. The rain starts. Smoke before fire. Fire before smoke. Fire followed by the smoke. The rain stops. Hope before love. The rain resumes. Replay Repeat. Relive Re-love. …

Land Of Lincoln Blues

Downstate in Springfield our legislative Jacks and Jills can’t find a way to pay Illinois’ bills College student’s minds here are in a funk because the state’s bonds are now rated junk CPS had to borrow millions just for the last 3 weeks of school The Mayor is tired of being the Governor’s tool It …

Little Surprises Sow More Happiness

Little surprises sow more happiness: Life is all about uncertainties, changing situations, unforeseen circumstances and unknown events. We cannot decide our future or plan it to great detail with exact measurements. It is impossible to know our course ahead yet it is possible to work towards it with harder efforts. Amidst this struggle to work …

Whatever We Wanted

In school, they told us all, We could be whatever we wanted. We act like we didn’t hear them! As if the words they spoke were haunted. Here we are, becoming adults, Struggling to find what captivates us, What brings us alive, and activates us. To take the road less traveled, Could be the most …

Beautiful Souls In One

My spirit of another soul Consciousness minds have blended, for now it’s on the the front line of the minds like twin towers Don’t feel threatened by my tranquil-fears in reality, cause- Time is yours now take my path along-side me in time you to will be something of great importance thus sculpt out your …

A Letter To Both Of Us: Ophelia – Epilogue

Maybe the world is bigger inside our heads and every step we take makes us closer to ourselves. The emotions we hold dear to our hearts are clearer when the silence is loud. I needed space to understand that nothing will ever bring him back unless I open this letter and let him live inside …

Our Real DIfferences

We all sin differently. We all move in different graces. That’s the way it’s meant to be, Or we would all have the same faces. No one more, And no one less. Any man nor woman, Is the best. We all bleed red, And we all cry tears, We lose the same sleep, And we …

Heavy Heart: Ophelia Chapter 5

I don’t want to know who I am without him in my life! I don’t want to know how it feels to breathe outside his space! And, he is not here to save me from myself. He is not around to pull me out of the darkness. I feel like he was never there, like …

Will It Matter Tomorrow?

There is no doubt about truth in the words ‘Change is the only constant’. Every single aspect of our life experiences variations and changes along the way. Nothing remains the same as we ascend the ladder, one step at a time. This variation often appears undesirable as we are seasoned within the limits of a …