Disten


From the moment I saw you it was like God sent me a piece of heaven Unearthed Sekmet’s tomb and put the ferocity of Nzingha in your eyes I was hypnotized as your words sent hieroglyphics across my skin We were more than kindred spirits Karmic connections crossed oceans and raised mountains The Dead Sea…

Pulse


49 as the square of 7 is the development of evolutionary stages and their degrees 4 contributing values of worthiness determination and passion while 9 represents endings and conclusions Finding the courage to defy all odds Racing towards truth, refusing to settle for skeleton closets Vibrant red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple Ending in…

Eavesdropping


See I wonder When that lady sang the blues Was it to the tune of her own tears Past lovers outlined in lyrics Muffled in bittersweet memories Promise me nots issued much too soon Broken far too often I wonder Did her heart break with the melody Nothing left to do but groove with the…

Many Faces. One Dream


      The National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC), the nation’s leading Black lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, has partnered with the U.S. Small Business Administration to launch an LGBT economic empowerment tour for communities of color. Many Faces. One Dream. seeks to bring focus on the communities’ economic power, innovation…

ILoveNY


I brought this one girl from Cali to be with me She compared my reality with the pill in the Matrix and said she’d rather live in fantasy than to accept my truth Stepping over crack heads and alcoholics while fighting business men for the last seat left on the train I remained steadfast Untouched…

Grinding Chakras


Touching Thinking Teasing Breathing Lustful innuendos encased in sin I wanted to dip to hell and back again riding to heaven on your dead sea Swallowed your Persia Tickled your river n’ I grinded Egypt on your fingertips Sunbathed in mud packs Golden brown mahoganies against carribean skies We rastafari’d mangos and coconut water Dripping…

So Over You


I remember the exact moment I realized I was over you. It was in the still of night as you lay naked in my bed, having lied to your woman about where you were. The false sense of validation in knowing that you were then taking her through the same thing that you’d done to…