I Love Being a Woman

I love being a woman… My thoughts today as I put my make up on… I love how my eyebrows frame my eyes And how gorgeous they are when I do the “fill in” thing I learned on YouTube Even though my cousin said it looks more like “YouTry” She’s a riot I swear. No Sister, Gurl, Cousin, Friend – I didn’t just try. […]

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I Have a Way with Words She Said

I have a way with words she said… I can take one liners and multiply them inside your head, I add, subtract, divide them… Turn them into horses and I ride them. I play with fire when I use them. Make them dance, On broken glass, I twist them, And I turn them, Sometimes I straight abuse them. I burn them on my fire, […]

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Voiceless

I watched as she sat with silence She hardly uttered a word and when she did it was softly spoken Her hands were clasped and her head mostly hung down or stared off into nothingness Very seldom did her eyes meet his Her demeanor did not represent humility – it spoke of fear Her behaviour was learnt Z E R O voice. She was […]

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Boy Bye!

I don’t know what makes me care so much that I lose myself That they become more important than me That they become priority over all things That I would be so willing to release my power FOR. WHAT. REASON? I don’t know what makes me care so much that I can’t sleep at night That their word becomes THE word That their approval is […]

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Truth Is…

Truth is… I’m just not interested I just don’t know how to say it. I don’t know how to let the words roll of my tongue I’m afraid they will hit you harder than the loudest Lambeg drum Truth is… I just don’t see you that way I just don’t know how to say it. I don’t know how to let my true feelings, […]

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No Thank You

Dull your shine It’s too bright You look too happy You’re starting to resemble Sunlight Starlight Moonlight Dull your sexy It doesn’t speak of your pain You look too confident You’re starting to resemble Contentment Alignment Strength Dull your picture taking It’s too much information! Dull your freedom It’s taken way too much flight! Dull your smile It’s screaming that you have expanded! You look […]

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