The Hardest Part.

The hardest part was writing you love letters you didn't care to read. I sent my love. You put the unopened envelope into a new one with my address and sent it back. Just to show me you received it, You just didn't care to read.

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Wise Decisions

Taste is relative.  Life gives a perfect balance of lemons and sugar, you have to create your own juice. A man between life and death, when given more than enough rope to survive will make his own noose Choices can take your last breath.

How To Raise A Black Boy

Does the juxtaposition of the words "Black” “Lives” &”Matter" make you upset? Black bodies hanging from poplar trees, would you have wept? When a black child is murdered by police, Do you ask "why" or "why didn't he get on his knees" When armed shooters with lack of color Are still allowed to see their … Continue reading How To Raise A Black Boy

Corpse

As I transition from child to teenager, into young man with no plan Into grown man to old man into a corpse that’s cold I want to be able to look back at all the forks in the road and be proud I chose the right path Evading evil temptation Spoon-fed to this generation. Will I … Continue reading Corpse

Play On Playa

There's a thousand you's and only one of me. I'm what the crowd views, but you're the one I see I could arouse you but won't sweep you off your feet You see I've been with too many to settle down To picture you in a wedding gown Perfect picture posture Kodak moments fit ya proper Selfies … Continue reading Play On Playa

Black in America

America my dear.. Keep our souls near. Too many shirts saying Rest In Peace You see me as a lesser me. How can that be? It seems like genocide. At least from my eyes. I don't blame white people For not seeing us as equals. We've been desensitized Black people dying is so common that … Continue reading Black in America

Capturing Scattered Thoughts

I don't know what you see in me I hope its more than the scenery its quite possible here is where i need to be sometimes.. i feel flustered cause my mind is constantly cluttered full of thoughts i never uttered you got me finding euphoria while surrounded by paranoia you never cease to amaze … Continue reading Capturing Scattered Thoughts

Bed Peace

Staring at your hour glass shape. Not caring it's an hour past 8. 2 hours past late for work and I didn't call in. You got something I could slip and fall in. I don't want to leave this bed. My peace. My serenity. Maybe I'm forming a dependency.  I watch you close like an … Continue reading Bed Peace

Too Young To Care

How I got images to uphold,I still got images to upload, My Instagram don't once close.Last year I had to ask to use the bathroom in schoolNow you expect me to make real life decisionsHow can you blame me for acting a foolTextbooks are bibles. I studied what was written.What was written doesn't help me … Continue reading Too Young To Care

Silent Pleas

You ever been defeated? So many times to the point where it depleted you? Almost deleted you? Me either.. I guess i just lied to the reader. Lied to myself as usual. I've filed down my nails to the cuticles so I no longer cut myself. How is it, that i love everyone but myself? … Continue reading Silent Pleas