I don’t entirely know how to write this review. In some ways, Beyonce’s visual album, “Black Is King,” streaming on Disney+, is indescribable. There is so much imagery and symbolism that when I think “Black Is King,”...
  I took a deep breath of fresh knowledge The universe expanded wide open Now I’m moving on up, going to college Breathing in the fresh air that knowledge provided Wisdom and understanding gave birth to new life Eternal journey where knowledge is rife I took...

On The Wheels

The day was full of youth, The weather crisp; The breeze swift. The busy airs pulling my hairs In series of rises and falls. The day was full of youth, I sat muttering as each car zoomed off. First, the flat faced Sienna screeched, Then the Mercedes...
When you go to the High Museum’s website and travel to the current exhibitions page, the first piece of art you see is “Four Years out of a Death Row Sentence” by Amy Elkins. When the “Creative Approaches to...

Can We Be Us

If I am here, and you are there, it is not enough to be me. It is not enough for you to be you. Can we be us. I...
I don’t write spoken word Or personal narratives I write poems that are molded from my thoughts about living in an unjust world I’m in a private area...
We hide in shadows, under the wings of a peacock.How interesting it's to valuenothing, even ourselves.The colour, silhouette,  fades  beforeour very eyes; like the dying flame of a candle.As we walk, work with mixed faceson the wall of peafowls,a...

Divine Handout

I was told one thing, yet I saw another.   This thing they put me in is like no other.   The truth is, I was definitely scared.   But you can’t quite imagine how beautifully I fared.   Whereas I was once weak, I became strong.   Whereas I lacked in love, I feel...

It Hurts to be Woke

The Light struck the eye just right. What a blessing. Continued on to the pineal gland and created a vision. At least that’s what I thought it was. But it was a realization. An unveiling of hidden Truths. Hidden from me and You. Powers exercised daily...
You ever wonder why you so black? The first life out of triple darkness. Your legacy can’t be tarnished. You don’t reflect light, you absorb it. Those stars aligned around you they orbit. Those crevices that adorn your back, serves a...

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