To God

To God We’ve cut down the green pastures you gave us to lay in, And polluted your still waters. We’ve deviated from your course, and continue to sell our own people into perpetual ignorance – In the name of greed. We exploit the differences in ourselves to inflict pain, instead of using the commonalities You…

soul ties

somewhere in between our individuality and independence we crave the one thing we cannot give ourselves: a soul tie with another being. sometimes we get nervous and try to make our own… but they never work out. it wasn’t written. BUT, the universe, God, with its infinite knowledge almighty power the alpha and the omega…

To President Obama, On His Final Day

I am truly saddened to see @BarackObama leave the White House. When I voted for him I felt that I could make a difference, too. I am a current graduating law school 3rd year student. I was in high school when he was elected. College when he was reelected. I was inspired. If a black…

read @ 1:25a

sometimes i wonder if you think of me when i think of you or if you miss me like i miss you. most times, though, i wonder if you go to type my name with a simple, “hey,” to backspace three times to replace it with a, “just thinking of you.” but really, i simply…

art

I used to live my life in the margin, Still do. Within the safe borders of my existence Inside the bold lines of morality and values And Art was always there Lying underneath my surface Creeping into my thoughts Posing infinite alternatives to my rigid solutions Opening my mind to things that I’d never heard…

sunday

morning beams of light shine in reflecting heating up gold skin brown skin free relaxed worry, less carefree light dawn turns to dusk sunday

beams of lite

have u ever loved with the intensity of a million sons or with the last fiber of ur being only to let it fade away into the beam of lite that travels effortlessly in-two infinity have u ever followed the lite though u didnt know where it was going to take u have u ever…

faith

A few years from now these worries will turn to memories I will look up And laugh and wonder why I ever let it get me down Because the master plan has always been perfectly laid out just for me But I never seem to have faith and I should the Creator has never let…

brothaz

black man  i can be drunk off you i.cant.ever.get.enough your bodies flow through the air and the sun shines and glistens and glows on your  light golden brown black  skin you set the trends and change humanity you are strong yet gentle and conquered the biggest an smallest beasts of this earth God made man,…

secks pt. 2

my body pulses with the intensity of a thousand suns while i type this every hair stands on edge every tastebud salivating for the taste of you to feel you through your clothes to tease you and please you to bathe in your wonder to be close to your skin as the dewy combination of…

Dandelions

Love is A black man Who is a revolutionary Progressive Who understands what it means to wear a suit And to wear a dashiki Who loves God and believes evolution is a thing… Who loves the trees and nature And the cityscape with its hustle and bustle Who has the spirit of protest and but…

Why Being An Educated Black Person is Emotionally Tiresome

Being an educated black person is emotionally exhausting. It is. Lately, A few things have been weighing on my spirit about being #BlackOnCampus and why #BlackLivesMatter – two subjects that have have been at the heart of some primetime news network, college campus discussions, and dinner tables nationwide. This might be a lengthy post, so I’m going…