"Honesty and realism
can you say that they are real for them,
them I say (man and woman)
can you say that they can be the one
for each other
building brick by brick
fairy tales on the rise
can a man be real with a woman
and her honest with no…"
Well, poetry was the first love of art I was introduced to when I was ten years old, and the rest is history. To me, It's the doorway to release creativity, pain, love, memories, and painted pictures that only you can see in your mind. I welcome u!See More
I love my family... I love life....I love poetry....I love me.
The beauty of it all is Life. Manifesting on what we don't have or can't do can get you zero in life. I have heard that people don't change and I beg to differ. Yearning for peace of mind will make you change.
We as a whole have to stop judging people by their outside appearances and get to know them in order to give feedback. Love is still love no matter how many times you have been hurt.
Love your brothers and your sisters without restrictions, until you need to restrict him or her.
My Favorite Foods:
Pizza and salad.
My Favorite Beverages:
My Favorite Sweets:
My Favorite People:
My Children, Maya Angelou, Iyanla Vanzant, Renita Weems
My Favorite Books:
The Value in the Valley
My Favorite Movies:
My Favorite Music:
Anything with Mary J. Blige.
My School or Alma Mater:
Chicago Vocational High School
Executive Director of Koffibeanz Ungrounded
To not unleash the beast on those that are miserable but to pray for them and let them be who they are...to channel my energy towards my poetry and my paintings.
Why I'm Here:
Personal, Professional, To Network, To Make Friends, To Share Ideas, To Learn, To Change the World
To empower women who have been victims of domestic violence using the arts. Art can heal.
I would love to walk in a room and sisters just be sisters instead of flesh eaters.
Greetings Versatile, glad to have you join us here at TPL. I see that you love poetry. Well, we want to invite you to sample as well as post some poetry to The Urban Book Lounge this month as we celebration National Poetry Month. Again welcome to TPL!
I wrote this piece 10 years ago and I just felt the need to place it here today
I'm flying high to the sky...
with my thoughts that can't be bought
you take away my mind
you messin' with my time
of continued peace
leaving me feelin' bleak
only me do I seek do be with mentally
cause being out of mind
and not feelin' fine
puts me at the end of the line...
Hi Versatile and THANK YOU so much for stopping by my lounge page and "sharing" your thoughtful words of praise with me today; I appreciate you so much!
I have to say that I am an "information-holic" therefore networking and sharing is something that comes natural for me. But more importantly, I've discovered that the more I share and network with others, doors of opportunity open to me that allow me to do bigger and better things in life. As they say, nothing gets in or out of a closed fist. But when that fist is open wide and wiling to be of service, the movement of opportunity and real change happens! Again thank you!
peace and love sis,
thanks for the thought provoking comment. You are definitely on point and from my hometown of CHI! Hold it down and keep it Earth Deity.
your brother from another mother
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