Stella

In time, we will be nothing but a speck of dust, Buried in the ground, for others to tread upon Leaving a footprint that’ll haunt the living The beauty of life is that print we leave. Father, Transform her from dust to dove. Release her into the wind. She’ll soar gracefully, through the valley of […]

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No Man’s Land

We come from the same land dear brother, I trusted you unheedingly, We walked through the desert me, yearning for a new beginning.     Your skin like mine is dark your flag like mine is green I’m not a slave. But like the Portuguese pirates of the old world you’ve branded me, a cow and […]

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Ode to a friend

With my eyes, I saw Orion sculpted jawline, strong chin Intelligent & prideful  we’d compete, and you’d make it to top three   I wasn’t fair to you,  just like he wasn’t fair to her  I’d been a bad friend my arrogance lead me to the point that even when you  were at your humblest, […]

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