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Poem Dedicated to Lee Thompson Young, RIP

“No one wants to talk about the serious human issues like depression, anxiety, stress and dealing with social pressure because it’s too sad and uncool to talk about. We rather carry on smiling, masking our pain, overspending and frowning upon anyone ready to bring you down with some serious discussion about what you are really …

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Romance Me Love

Romance me love Treat me like a flower no dandelion, or weed but like a rose to keep my sweet scent take care of me Romance me love surprise me with a horse and carriage no banter about what’s corny I like sappy, over-done and mushy in your fearlessness show me dedication Romance me love …

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What are the Answers?

What is this world full of turmoil and discontent? Where do we find peace? How can we transcend the confusion into a vision so clear a bird can fly through it as if it’s an open window? Why is it so hard to find true comfort within the arms of reality? Why are dreams so …

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There is Hope for the Future!

How does it feel to break loose of the shackles that trap your mind with the horrid influences of reality and fantasy? How do you overcome the day dreams and develop a more realistic environment within yourself? How do you let go of this thing that has stolen your thoughts and ruptured your goals? How …

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Psalms 23

Even at my darkest hour Even when my mind is spent Even when I’m among wild friends and we are having an outrageous time Even when a chick is serving as a trifling friend, trying to tell me who I am Even when subconscious jealousy is surrounding me Even when I can feel the hate …

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Don’t Shut Me Up

Speaking up could mean so much When what you have inside can not be touched A spirit so tough Their lies, their pride… It just isn’t enough. To hold my tongue until my thoughts dwindle Can not be For my tongue does not hold the power of my thoughts My spirit drives me The Lord …

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Intimate Words

Met some incredible people and gained a lot of inspiration while attending the @_IntimateWords_ event last Tuesday, July 26, 2012! Located in The Silver Room in Chicago, the creative energy was high in one the hippest boutiques in Wicker Park. Poets, singers, rappers, producers, artist and listeners sat in the intimate circle to enjoy not …

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I Believe

It’s so funny, this life one minute you think you’ve got it all figured out and then reality sets in and re-scrambles all the potential consequences with all the potential causes and delegates your mind as it wonders profusely trying to compose the perfect route to take as we attempt to map out this journey …

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Strong Black Man

Strong Black Man You are so what I’ve longed for, Our souls once danced within our individual bodies trying to contain themselves from leaping out and reaching for each other. For so long and at last we finally meet. For one step out on faith opened a whole new world of blessings that included bringing …

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Love me…

Love stricken but can’t seem to melt away the sadness nor the loneliness. Once appreciated the free time to myself and found comfort in being left alone. Respecting my space and morals is a plus. I just can’t seem to contain my self in keeping a steady grasped on how life can be so much …

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