I have barely written any poetry. I am looking through my files and the numbers are dismal. I started the year off by writing one poem. I wrote six poems in March. Four in May. And so far four in […]
I’ll make a model of you Write your name down in clay This here will be the day The day we say nay… come forward and lay hatch the spider we made on that special day our tiny spider […]
Mark it. I finally got a roll from my Diana Mini developed! They came out really well! I had been reading that the quality of the Diana cameras varied, but I really like what I see. I took this […]
I was feeling miserable one day as I am aught to do. I went on Facebook, of course, to share how miserable I was. I complained about my lack of companionship or in other words my lack of life. I […]
Original Text watch the wolves they know the test and what they don’t they sniff out the rest Lying at the foot of grandmother’s armrest Watching the rise and fall of her breast Readying themselves for a feast I […]
Why is it…that I am supposed to be a strong woman. A strong black woman supposedly. That’s all I hear when my friends–especially if they are non-black– tell me. You’re so strong! I can totally see you being a single […]
Music is my constant companion. Especially in times such as these.
I find myself thinking of home a lot. I’ve lived in four houses (one of them was an apartment) since I was born. Certainly not a lot, but the search for a home is something that I am […]