Glorious

I believe I saw a sphinx. He stretched over his heels  eyes transfixed at a door, mine also I stood in front of it It had hieroglyphs on it here I could understand it and it read; “The volatile prose of a poet’s hand is dead.” When I looked back, the creature was gone like […]

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Celebration of life

    Encoré The magnificent stage light illuminates Each day the theatre curtains raise but the show isn’t forever     I know they played their lives well for even the people who did not know them sang genuinely of their kindness     I envy their peace they fulfilled their purpose and now a […]

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The Great Shepherd

Unto us a child is born A heir to the throne of David We have waited for so long even with our eyes we are blind     Remove us from the mortuary and lead us into your Sanctuary Our  hearts begged and wailed So he poured in abundance the Spirit of truth     […]

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Utopia

Hey Baby, won’t you come in? Before the brazen sun dehydrates your Ebony sheen. Come and I will take care of you, take you to a restaurant and pay for a room to rest your pretty head. Please sit with me, a beauty like yourself shouldn’t be outcha.  There are wolves and sharks, and even […]

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Lover

                               Lover                                    year gone by                                    Nights on […]

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Freewill or what?

Anyone that knows me knows that I’m an advocate of freewill, a trait that is frequently misconstrued as stubbornness. I am not a rules person. I’ve had minor clashes with authority figures and I will question anything that seems ehhh non-Linear and shady. Because I suffered behind the tinted glass of silence most of my […]

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The day my boy became a phoenix

The day my boy became a Phoenix my skin was soaked in sapphire My  shambles   of a heart could not prevail amidst tears and disbelief   The day my boy became a Phoenix They gave me such a scorn We christened him Christopher, after his grandfather   He was inerrant in my eyes like no Jewel […]

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Memory Box

“A Sacred being in time she is”   In  time, her reflection will morph with space. Her mannerism is brisk yet mild. Like the whiff of camphor, memories flood in with no back window, They stagnate there, never gliding away. She is always quiet. Slightly hard-headed. Seldomly detached. Never over-bearing. No, never over-bearing. So that […]

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Earth to Mars

Make up a story You can live in Translate it into everything you see The edgy night, the cloaked stars It’ll ripple your life over and again In perpetual cycle of the present moment Chiming to a hastened ocean breath     The less one can see The more limitless The mind is programmed to […]

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How are you?

  “How are you?”   He broke my heart, many a times, with the things he didn’t say I lost my mind, glancing at my phone, daring him to call. My eyes bled, more often than not, of sweat and dry mucus The loyalty game is rigged, but really that’s his excuse? He was the […]

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