Essential Black Wisdom: Work, Artistry and Success

Advertisements Quote of the Day: “Always know there is unlimited power in a developed mind and a disciplined spirit. If your mind can conceive it and your heart can believe it, you can achieve it.” -Jesse Jackson Essential Black Wisdom: Quotes of Inspiration and Strength

Blast from the past

Advertisements So, I’m starting to type all of my old poems and save them on my jump drive so that I don’t lose the papers or they don’t start to fade. I couldn’t help but laugh at myself, because I started writing and really keeping my poems together around 9th grade, so I will sayContinue reading “Blast from the past”

The Other Woman’s Story: Part III

Advertisements Our time is precious and sacred, because I know that eventually comes, and you have to return to her. Read Part I here Read Part II here

The Other Woman’s Story: II

Advertisements I’m willing to be kept in your back pocket, as long as it gives me the ability to be next to you. Read Part I here

What a Night

Advertisements Me and wine had a one night stand last night. I woke up and he wasn’t there, but he left me with all the morning after baggage.

Cole World

Advertisements So I had the opportunity to experience J. Cole in concert on 8/15/15 in the ATL. I must say it was well worth it. The amphitheater was lit and it was by far the best thing I’ve experienced all year.

Playing with Fire – The Intro

Advertisements  I never thought I would see the day when I lost everything.  I look back and wonder if it was all worth it.  It’s a funny feeling when your wrongs catch up to you.  You finally see the error in your ways, and wonder to yourself “Why didn’t I just come clean in theContinue reading “Playing with Fire – The Intro”

Your Love Never Existed for Me

Advertisements I had fallen for you, So much that my soul yearned for any one of your 5 senses. I didn’t think it was possible, but you brought something up out of me that I thought was buried under a mountain of regret and broken hearts.  You were honest, you were pure. And that scaredContinue reading “Your Love Never Existed for Me”

#WhitWritesHerNovel: Farewell to the First Edit

Advertisements So, between the busy work schedule and the overall hiatus in general, I have been going full speed on completing the first edit of my novel. I am proud to say that I am almost finished! *breaks out into crazy dance* LOL I had charted scenes that I have completely re-written, taken complete scenesContinue reading “#WhitWritesHerNovel: Farewell to the First Edit”

Watch “Zora Howard – “On Things of Which I am Ashamed”” on YouTube

Advertisements One of my favorite poems by this poet Zora Howard – “On Things of Which I am Ashamed”: