I say damn girl.. look at those soulful and painful eyes of yours. Mysterious. Your sharp bone structure, and high cheek bones. Red undertones. I said look girl. Brown skin that glistens underneath the sun. Breast that sit up, perked to perfection in all its imperfections. Slim figure havin.. Red lipstick wearin.. Nas listenin.. Poem… Continue reading High Cheek Bones, Red Undertones.. Queen.
Hey Black Girl, Yes. You right there. close your eyes, and take a deep breath. Now you hear me ? I know.. I know it's hard for colored girls like us.. We.. we be them colored girls whom have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf.. I know.. It be hard for colored girls… Continue reading Dear Black Girl Smile..
I close my eyes and imagine.. I imagine you at 16 carrying this unborn being. Breathing.. Beat by beat.. Imagining.. Imagining a petite young teen, looking out at the world knowing that life ain't gone quite be the same no more. I now imagine you at 17.. Rushing to Hurley Hospital to give birth to… Continue reading An ode to my mother..
That girl looks in the mirror closes her eyes and begins to think.. That The soul is the self and the self is the soul.. So who that girl be? Like girl see these broken wings, They were meant to fly But... that Black girl always been so shy Yet that girl can be so… Continue reading Poetry: The Soul is the Self..
Earl The Poet, a beautiful 20 year old poet from Houston, Texas, currently attending Huston Tillotson University, a historically Black college in Austin Texas. With Metaphors, and a powerful delievery, that leaves listeners and viewers touched, motivated and or inspired, Earl The Poet is a poet whom should be heard world wide. As a fan of Earl… Continue reading Earl The Poet: Metaphors, and imagery rooted in pain: A poet on a mission..
Shelby Faulkner also known as Poetess is a 20 year old poet from Toledo Ohio, attending Bowling Green University. With metaphors and storytelling that leaves a listener thinking deeply and reflecting on life.. Poetess is a poet whom should be heard world wide. Inspiring, Dope, compelling , raw, and fearless in her art. As a fan of… Continue reading Poetess X Power Of A Bleeding Sunflower: An inspirational Poet..
Poetic Justice , a film written produced and directed by John Singleton , debuted in 1993. Staring Janet Jackson and Tupac Shakur. "A street smart love story" , following a young woman grieving after the loss of her boyfriend. She writes poetry to deal with her pain. I imagine that most folks in the… Continue reading Hidden Messages in the film Poetic Justice