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Writers

For Women

March 10, 2020 11:17pm | Jermaine Tolliver II

The creators of man the heart of the family I walk bare footed on glass in this dark land But start to fly when i hold a woman’s hand The one who is calm during insanity When fathers leave she makes a man of me […]

Quilts

February 5, 2020 3:26pm | Jermaine Tolliver

by, Nikki Giovanni Like a fading piece of cloth I am a failure No longer do I cover tables filled with food and laughter My seams are frayed my hems falling my strength no longer able To hold the hot and cold I wish for […]

Racism

January 24, 2020 10:48pm | Jamon Comer

Racism: Freewrite Racism. A term a lot of minorities are all too familiar with to the degree where it threatens our very existence here on this planet. What exactly does the word racism mean though? Racism is defined as prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against […]

Personal Sonnet

January 24, 2020 8:26pm | Jamon Comer

The roads to success are rough paths paved smooth Hard to travel though appearing easy You fall as though slippery or greasy While on your way others will disapprove You may feel like giving up or you will lose Getting nervous or starting to feel […]

You are enough

January 24, 2020 3:29pm | Damion Graham

You are enough. You have always been. You may have fallen for a few wrong hearts that made you feel like you weren’t. You may have been with people who kept comparing you to their exes trying to mold you into someone you’re not.

A Love Poem

January 24, 2020 3:13pm | Stephon Haynes

I miss you in the day I miss you in the night I want to get married And I know that we’re going to fight Be with me when I’m up Be with me when I’m down Lets take on the world together I always […]

Abandonment

January 24, 2020 2:46pm | Nelson Ajibise

Ten long yearsThree additional monthsBeing told I’m “loved”By someone who can’t even remember my birthday. How do IWho was abandoned as a childAttract lovers who abandon meAs an adult? Those without soulBroken shellsGod’s saddest excuseFor wasting earth’s oxygen Liars,Who even lie to themselves. I learned […]

You lied

January 24, 2020 2:43pm | Nelson Najibise

You told me that you would never leave me.You lied.You told me you would love me forever and never let me go.You lied.You told me we were gonna get married and live happily ever after like in a fairy tale.You lied.You told me that no […]

Me

January 24, 2020 2:36pm | Laniya Clark

I am me Only me No disguise That may not be wise I am me Happy Sad Good Or bad you learn live and laugh I am me No regrets Make any threats I am me you may come and go Your true colors may […]

People Come & Go

January 17, 2020 2:40pm | LaNiya Clark

People come and go everyday we may never know People come and go afraid to trust people we assume we know People come and go acceptance people come and go no need for relentless Trust the, trust thi, always keep an open eye. People come […]