Burning the past
with the flame of my pen
to destroy strongholds
and to capture the ugliness
Inside the beauty in the growth.
(c) Kiana Davis 2013
Published by Poet Kiana Davis
Kiana Davis was born and raised in Richmond, California. She began writing poetry at the age of 12 to grapple with growing up in a low income community and to help her develop her identity as a young black girl in America.
For the past 10 years, she has worked as an educator teaching at-risk youth in Washington State.
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4 thoughts on “Word of the day: Past”
Reblogged this on By the Mighty Mumford and commented:
THERE COMES A TIME TO REALIZE THAT EACH DAY IS A NEW ONE!
YOU GOT IT…BUT REMEMBER THE BLESSINGS!!!! 🙂
Yes! I will remember the blessings!