Deserted

Sometimes the darkness, Can be embraced. Like raindrops on Ones face.   Surrender you soul Accept the pain Let loose, break those chains.   Tears are friends Folded in comfort We’ve all lived Alone in this desert. Picture taken with Canon 1100D

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Strange Men

The weakness radiated from her limbs. As men she hated stopped for one more glimpse.   She shivers violently as rough ungentle fingers neglected her privacy. In the night her pain lingers   She wore white like a misleading message. Praying one day she might, escape this dark passage.   Where strange men, lived beneath…

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Love, Change, Creativity

“When you let go, you create space for better things to enter your life.”- Unknown Recently, I got out of a relationship. That probably explains all the poems and posts about love but what can I say? I truly loved this guy, and once the realization that our relationship was coming to an end had…

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Tornado In The Leaves

Small spirits In the leaves Excited as children On christmas eve.   Why stay, Why not leave? This broken earth Where people grieve? _________________ This poem is actually based on a superstition. When I was young, I pointed out a pile of leaves that where swept off the ground twirling in the shapes of little…

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New Year

This year ends with sweet hellos.   And gentle goodbyes. Its funny how fast, the time flies.   Quickly gone, In the blink of an eye. But don’t you ever, stop and ask why.   *Picture of me*

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Letter to Coloured Women

Dear Coloured Woman, Just know you are not alone. Just know when you look into the mirror, I too wish to be cloned in bone slick hair and maybe a lighter skin tone. But that was a few years ago. See, I am no longer the person I was forced to be. When I look…

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