Don’t Speak

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The reverberating orchestra of my chest..pulses silently. bubbling, boiling, raging, amplifying…wildly throughout me I can’t speak I can’t speak Pain and anger so loud that it shatters. I’m so enraged with the world. Enraged with injustice, racism, inequality… Enraged with the hatred of nations against nations, of races of …

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while you sleep

please stay

  You wrap me up. Heavy breath behind me, hot and simmering around my forehead, bellowing into my face Your yellow arms cuff me… keeping me safe. Through glossy eyes..I  gaze at the red curls of hair along your skin. Pink nails on thick, long, fingers… Sturdy veins protruding up …

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Black nails..scrape; striping your forearm, I watch streaks fade from Scarlet to Blue.  Tinted Purple fingerprints mimic my grip. Facing you..Green eye to Brown. Wide, Kohl lashes flicker fast.  Moist Crimson lips..twist between White teeth nibbling Pink…creating warm Fuchsia. Tightly pulling Ivory. Wrestling Magenta. Grabbing Beige. Tugging Yellow. Yanking Burgundy. …

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“E” B Jamming!

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It ain’t too hard..It ain’t too hard for me to JAM! Michael Jackson [youtuber youtube=’’]   Across The Court..he shoots…”Swish”. The rubber of his shoes squeak as they frisk along the gym floor… never leaving a scuff. Gliding and Moon-walking..  (Jamming) His nylon pants mimic each breezy gesture..back and forth …

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Wild As I Am

Image Credit: Harper's Bazaar, Model Naomi Campbell

Gold Dipped Diamond Dazzled Jet Eye Ebony Lash Black Curled, Coiled, Thick Forested Hair Sunset Nipple Moonlit Rib Twilight Thigh ……………………..Oh..As Wild As I am. Hyena Laugh Lioness gait Butterfly Flirt Willow Tree Sway …………………………. Wild As I Am. Bare Footed, Wide Open, and Spotted Red Flamingo Dancing Underneath Black …

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Let’s Eat Cake


No dollars in the bank, No coins in the couch cushions, No pennies in the jar and I’m all out of ideas.. The mortgage is late and the fridge is empty; No meat, cheese, nor bread. No liquor in the cabinet, No pills in the drawer, and No hidden stashes. …

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Image Credit: Butterfly in a Jar by Consel

            Slipped inspiration..slandered in confusion Smothered by the smoke of the fallen. Gone away, never to return..yet burning. Smoldering heart-songs..blackened blue. Torrid and scorched red at my hairline. A blistered memory; branded, raised and identifiable. A blistered memory; painfully etched in my mind and forced …

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