fill in the blank When you loved me I______
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.
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.
I wish I could paint……..but words find me and they bleed on paper.
During Black History Month, I was invited to read a poem and the theme of the event was Black Magic. I loved the message behind Black Girl Magic so I decided to write about the struggles I’ve witnessed and endured as a Black Girl whose magic was treated like a curse. After I wrote andContinue reading “#Blackgirlmagic #poetry “
I’m on a new road and all signs are positive!
Just a little fun. Poetry creates such insight into my life!