Kiana's Poetic Awakenings

Poetry sits in the center of Awakenings.


June 2016

#10wordstory challenge 

Fragility is the theme and I managed to get the poem down to eight words.  As  always  I dedicate my poem  to those came before and struggled for just the dream of a better life. 


#Woke #Jessewilliams #three 

Yesterday I was teaching a poetry workshop and a young girl’s poem about being Black broke my heart.  I remember being her age and living with a similar pain.  Yesterday was cathartic. 


Your Heart #Poetry 

#Canvas #Poetry 

I wish I could paint……..but words find me and they bleed on paper. 

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