Poetry

Ah! More Original Poetry!

Hello everyone, I have a short post for you all. I feel like I haven’t shared original poetry in a while! Well, the hiatus is over ! I hope you enjoy this tiny one! 🙂 This one is a lot about wishes and hopes that stay in your brain but never actually come into fruition. … Continue reading Ah! More Original Poetry!

Poems, Prayers, and Promises

Poems, Prayers, and Promises: April 2021

Hello everyone, I am back with my monthly series: Poems, Prayers, and Promises! Poems  This probably is one of my favorite poems. She heart-wrenchingly and eloquently puts kindness into images and words. Kindness by Naomi Shihab Nye Before you know what kindness really is you must lose things, feel the future dissolve in a moment… Continue reading Poems, Prayers, and Promises: April 2021

Randomness

Movies, Music, and Poets for Black History Month

Hello everyone, I hope you are having a great start to your week!  February is the month we celebrate Black History Month. Black culture and history continues to be something that is not taught and shared enough in schools and in society even though it is a part of our nation’s history.  Today I thought… Continue reading Movies, Music, and Poets for Black History Month

Poems, Prayers, and Promises

Poems, Prayers, and Promises: February 2020

Hello everyone,  Happy February! I cannot believe we are already a month into 2021.  SO SO SO sorry I was kind of in a rut on Monday and needed some rest. I should’ve let you all know but alas here I am apologizing.  As promised (no pun intended), I will continue my new series, Poems,… Continue reading Poems, Prayers, and Promises: February 2020

Poetry

MLK Day ~ Kings’ and Queens’ Shoulders: An Original Poem

Hello everyone,  “Hate destroys the hater as well as the hated.” ~ Martin Luther King Jr. As post offices and schools shut down this Monday, let us all reflect on the wonderful work accomplished by MLK and other fighting heroes. As a black woman, I am overwhelmingly grateful for those whose shoulders I stand on.… Continue reading MLK Day ~ Kings’ and Queens’ Shoulders: An Original Poem