Poetry Sessions: Finish Line

You provoked me to speak, but when I spoke, you misunderstood me You provoked me to think, but when I thought you judged me You provoked me to sing, but when I sang, you laughed at me You provoked me to push harder, but tripped me until I stumbled Your arrogance wouldn’t allow me to […]

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Poetry Sessions: Facade

Holes of fear deeper than a ditch As fear of failure swallowed me into quicksand. Lack of security shook the unstable grounds collapsing all around me My soul whirled out of control as insecurity brewed at the core Unable to adapt to change, my lungs tighten up at every ambiguous turn. But the fraudulent ego […]

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Poetry Sessions: Bar Tales

I sat on a wooden barstool one chilly night. Not to drink, but to observe. I saw an older woman to the left of me, Vivacious red lipstick dancing on her full lips. Gloomy expression on her face. she had scars that the best make up couldn’t cover. So she drank the pain away I […]

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Poetry Sessions: Resentment

I resented the flower for its vibrant color I resented the swing for its predictable motion I resented the tree for its rooted stability For I had lost mine after my divorce   I resented his smile as I frowned His vitality, as all of mine was gone The personal goals he selfishly set for […]

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Twin Flame

Sacred words never meant for mortal eyes. Rest unspoken, but always felt through vibes. But we have met before A hundred thousand times, this I know for sure. As sure as the sunrise, you are mine. Mine in the way I hold you in my thoughts. Mine in the way we share the same heart. […]

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Poetry Sessions: Conversations with myself

I looked in the mirror and I asked my soul to speak It told me, “to stay optimistic and you shall never succumb to the weak” I asked, “why the world was filled with poverty, pain and sorrow?” It said, “because the people have lost the joy for tomorrow“ I asked, “why humanity is struggling […]

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Ridin’ Solo

People say that the struggle of being single only hits you at night. When you miss the warm touch from your significant other’s body heat or their gentle forehead kisses from their nightly goodnight gesture; oh, the sorrow of riding solo! But wait, there’s a silver lining! Who needs a warm kiss when you can […]

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Poetry Sessions: Pro-Soul

When stripped of race, color, class, and religion, which being shines brightest? Unknown As pitch darkness consumes you in a blackened room, which corner is the sharpest? Unknown  Lost in the shallow waters of the Atlantic, which direction should you take? Unknown  Blind in a card game, which move should you make? Unknown  In the […]

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Pillow Feathers: 25 Affirmations That Will Change Your Life

  I love & approve of myself. I am worthy. I forgive myself for all of the mistakes I have made. I am a radiant being of light. I am happy. I am successful. I am understanding and compassionate. I always see the good in each person I encounter. I respect myself. I approach every […]

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I Came. I Affirmed. I Conquered.

The power of a positive affirmation is something many people are not aware of. An affirmation is really anything you say or think about. Most of the time, the thoughts that run through our minds are usually negative. Due to life’s constant stress and misfortunes, we harbor a lot negative self talk, which then lead […]

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