Mental Health, Personal, Spoken Word Poetry

And I Let You|Poetry 

Like a fool, I just let you I let you invade my thoughts, Convince me I was unworthy. I let you guilt trip me, When I did not give my coin change to the begger. I know I shouldn't but, I let you! I ignored my conscious, When you told me I am a failure,… Continue reading And I Let You|Poetry 

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Mental Health, Spoken Word Poetry

The Higher You Go|Poetry 

I look at you And you look back at me. I can see through you, and you know it. I can tell that smile plastered on your face is cold and emotionless. Take a deep breath! I understand you. I can tell you are hurting, your eyes say it all don't listen to them, your… Continue reading The Higher You Go|Poetry 

Mental Health, Personal, Spoken Word Poetry

Saved by the Bell |Poetry

She became reckless, Taking unnecessary risks. She became excessively tense and jumpy Then had trouble foucusing; concentrating even remembaring the little details. Unable to feel happiness; love couldn't connect with people, She had had enough of this. Taking quick steps to the open balcony of her bedroom she had made her decision Nobody cares after… Continue reading Saved by the Bell |Poetry

Mental Health, Personal, Spoken Word Poetry

I Wish, And Wish Some More|Poetry

Standing in-front of a mirror, As I apply two coats of mascara on my top lashes; I can't help but stare at my lips; Plump - Just the way Kylie likes them. My mind takes me to that time someone said I'm lucky for I don't have big breast problems, "How does it feel to… Continue reading I Wish, And Wish Some More|Poetry

Mental Health, Spoken Word Poetry

Guilt Haunts Me|Poetry

I see my pain, even with my eyes closed! I pray and wish my life away every night. But here I am, No hope, No aim I feel lost and empty even looking at my reflection on the mirror This is not how it should be; "I didn't lie, I didn't betray them, I wasn't… Continue reading Guilt Haunts Me|Poetry

Dream, Inspiration, Spoken Word Poetry

Self Love|Poetry

but first love yourself like you would, your favorite idol. At the end of the day its the only thing that matters everything else means nothing except The feelings of acceptance, admiration and pride towards yourself Over To You ... What has been your recent act of self love? Thank you for reading. With Love,… Continue reading Self Love|Poetry

Inspiration, Spoken Word Poetry

The Future|Poetry

But we have now; to dance under the sun sing in the rain and gaze at the stars while tracing random images. I can't tell how long it will last; Lets just enjoy the moments till the time to move on comes long do not worry about the future. Over To You ... Do you… Continue reading The Future|Poetry

Natural Hair, Spoken Word Poetry

The girl with messy hair|Poetry

do not fret my child even when your hair shrinks Under the blue sky on a distant beach Gracefully pull out the loose braid it can no longer make it out alone And when people ask when you did your hair, do not sigh. Smile Cause yesterday is in the past And if you can't… Continue reading The girl with messy hair|Poetry

Personal, Spoken Word Poetry

Not Feeling Social Enough|Poetry

At age twelve with fresh braided bantu knots She sighed and stared at the red door, This was it. Tilting her head and raising her hand out to reach for the door bell, In there, her Goliath awaited. This time she believed by avoiding eye contact she could do it. Walking past the now opened… Continue reading Not Feeling Social Enough|Poetry