Too, Whatever

Once she stopped being a ‘too’ Too tall Too short Too skinny Too big Too pretty Too ugly Too smart Too dumb Too, whatever they whispered about her, She was able to love herself.

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…

not love

Intoxicating, warm So close and so far Our conscious minds are connected, electric and even when I embark on a tribe called quest I can relax with you Smoke with you Make love to you We can make love without making love Because Love is what we make it.. Not the deep married love but…

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…

Today is a perfect day to fall in love

Today would be a perfect day to see you Not too cold Fall day To take a walk and fall in love Little sniffles Runny nose Crew necks and scarves Today would be a perfect day to see you -Sis in Mellow Thought Jazz

the end

I hate “the end” The movie ends with a car driving off into the sunset silently implying a good time but What about the sun Where does he go? What about that last ray of sunshine before nightfall Where does it go? And how does it really end? Is the sun sad? Does he hate…

For the 9th Stanza

Sleepy but I can only think of you I have been talking myself out of the idea of you But I love the idea of you And the sad part is You are only an idea That I wish I’d never had Cause you are one of the best things I’ve ever thought of. Sleepy…

breakfast dreams

dreams keep me up at night with a million browser tabs open they help me get to sleep giddy with the infinite possibilities of life they give me something to work towards to when i wake up and settle for apple jacks but dreams make them taste like steak and eggs i wish i was…

A-Lot-More-Than-Like, A-Lot-Less-Than-Love

*No actual names are used, but the memories live.. There was Jordan* and he was a dreamer And I liked that in him He saw no limits, nothing was too outrageous He wanted to explore the whole world, and he wanted to take me with him. And I loved that about him But I didn’t…

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…