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Stop breaking your own heart!

January 23, 2020 3:24pm | Corbin, Pettigrew

Dear Girl who’s waiting to hear back from , Don’t wait up any longer. If he wanted to talk to you , he would have by now. If he can post things on instagram and twitter he also could have texted you in between that, […]


January 23, 2020 3:02pm |

I’d rather be single than waste my time on somebody who’s not gonna take me seriously. I’d rather watch other couples be happy than be in a relationship where I’m gonna be miserable. I’d rather feel lonely than feel alone even when I’m with somebody. […]


January 23, 2020 5:59am | Elizabeth Coker

There has been a total of 7 killings in Southeast DC. The worst part is that we are killing each other, Who are we supposed to stand as one when we take each other out one by one. A man was shot and killed Monday […]

Let’s Be Honest

January 22, 2020 3:03pm | Jermaine Tolliver II

Earth first colors was green and blue With a variety of different colors on top Now da Earth is green and blue with red paint splattered in grey concrete White and blue kills blacks Blacks and blacks kills blacks To be honest white and black […]


January 22, 2020 2:42pm | Corbin Pettigrew

Of all the tragedies on this earth, there is nothing more tragic than a person who cannot see their worth. I keep wondering how sad do I have to be for someone to keep insisting everything is going to be fine? I am no more […]


January 21, 2020 10:02pm | Nelson ajibise

Someday you will cry for meLike I cried for you.Someday you’ll miss meLike I missed you.Someday you’ll need meLike I needed you.Someday you’ll love me,But I won’t love you


January 21, 2020 10:00pm | Nelson ajibise

I’m tired of your apologies,I’m tired of your lies.You’ve left me feeling empty,Ready to say goodbye.I’ve given you my heart.I’ve given you my soul.I’m tired of feeling empty,Just once more to feel whole.Show me you love me,Whole-heartedly and undoubtedlyGive me reason to believeThat we were […]


January 17, 2020 3:11pm | Jermaine Tolliver II

When i see u, dream of u My thoughts are direct Needle sharp, accurate as cupid Something to me make me focus on I put my heart in a box Wrapped as a present But u won’t open it… I tried to get out the […]

Nikki Giovanni-And I Have You

January 17, 2020 3:09pm | Nikki Giovanni

Rain has drops Sun has shine Moon has beams That make you mine Rivers have banks Sands for shores Hearts have heartbeats That make me yours Needles have eyes Though pins may prick Elmer has glue To make things stick Winter has Spring Stockings feet Pepper has mint To make it sweet Teachers have lessons Soup du jour Lawyers sue bad folks Doctors cure All […]

Painful Memories

January 14, 2020 6:56pm | Nelson ajibise

I want to run, I want to hideFrom all the pain you engraved inside.I want to shout, I want to cry.Why can’t I tell you goodbye? I want to let you go, but I couldn’t do.I want to forget you, but I’ve always think of […]