THE DAY I FOUND MY VOICE Ever have one of those nightmares? The kind where you can’t move or speak. It’s as though you’re being pinned down by a heavy weight. You wrestle and squirm underneath the unseen heaviness. Held … Continue Reading THE DAY I FOUND MY VOICE | Writing 101, Day Thirteen: Serially Found
WOW! MY VERSATILE BLOG AWARDS BUT OUR PARTY! These last two weeks have been a blur! My birthday was April 14th and the love has not stopped pouring in. Blogging University Writing 101 has been awesome and I’ve met some great people … Continue Reading THEY MAY BE MY VERSATILE BLOG AWARDS BUT IT’S OUR PARTY!
R E A D Y Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks The reason your name, you no longer hear Can’t risk calling you Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice You may reappear Ready to move on now Why didn’t … Continue Reading R E A D Y
My Knight In Shining Armor I awoke with thoughts of how our last exchange ended. Pride, insecurity and the longing for one last touch drove me to have the last word. I ended it (again). It’s over (I tell myself). … Continue Reading MY KNIGHT IN SHINING ARMOR
Self-described as an enigmatic, quiet, complicated loner, I first met this majestic Sistah in the Summer of 2000. Our … Continue Reading NOT JUST THE DJ’s WIFE…
I’m Glad You Like My Perfume (But I Wore It For Him) In my semi autobiographical post Barbra, Bob and Black Gospel I referenced my immense love for the Yentl soundtrack. As a singer songwriter, I’m a musical lexophile by nature with an insatiable appetite for … Continue Reading I’m Glad You Like My Perfume (But I Wore It For Him)
D E U C E S… Did you find what you were looking for? Staring into my eyes ignoring the closed door I remember there was a time when you crossed my mind…but you crossed the street ignoring me You never … Continue Reading D E U C E S
I’m sorry and I apologize I wish we could start all over again However one more word Or subtle move Would only worsen the condition I’m sorry and I apologize That my reaction to your reaction Fueled our demise I said and did … Continue Reading From Much Respect to No Respect
I used to look forward to Valentine’s Day. That all changed the day I found out I wasn’t my Valentine’s only … Continue Reading When You’re Not Your Valentine’s Only Valentine
Pardon the broken vernacular but a lot of us don’t know how to wait for SQUAT. Nothing. Nada. Zip. NO … Continue Reading Don’t Lose Your Virginity On The Morning of Your Wedding!