We knock but echos travel far and wide for milesNo one is home,And may never be for a long time. The soul has slipped free, finally made to roam as it was destined to be, no longer locked in its cold and decomposing shell. Gone back to its ancestors, where the spirits of the wild… Continue reading To those who’ve gone before me… From us who are to follow.
You left me with songs of sadness on a cratched record and I tortured myself with it's ear screeching noises for months. But then she came to me- the better part of me,Finally putting me out of my misery with a new beat.A serenade of beauty, resilience and strength. I found my song along a… Continue reading I found me.
Hello to the few that read my blog! Sincerest apologizes for my absence and lack of posts. I have been so busy and caught up with my first semester at university that I neglected my love, that is, writing. I was just trying to adjust to the different learning environment and exam stress. Oh and… Continue reading I am back…Sorta
Just when I thought I got over ... you. The wall I worked so hard to build Crumbled effortlessly before me As if it were blocks of paper I had stacked Rather than thick cobblestone to block out all the precious memories To pretend as if it didn't happen, To convince myself that I conjured… Continue reading Closure
Amongst the thick grey clouds you puff, I witness a vision of sex, violence and pure lust. A world where we are entwined as one, a world where all your tears are gone. Stay close so you may taste my love, Undress my mind and grope my thighs Search deep within for all the signs… Continue reading Gentle Beast
Hi readers! I just want to preface this by talking about what inspired me to write this poem. You'll find that the title is one big irony and I personally find it so funny. This poem tackles a matter that I am exposed to being a black girl in Jamaica's society and culture. Our men… Continue reading Black Pride
A valve has been tampered with It's been 2 years, a year and a half Old and calcified Untouched until now It rumbles from within as anxiety sets in. Like a tsunami rising from the pit of her stomach Swelling each cell, crippling each limb... She holds it in. To spare the world of the… Continue reading Leaking Heart
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