Author Archives: dreads

Scream it pt 2


In this room of faces I know, no one knows me I move like a shadow too & fro. I ask if you see me to which you don’t reply. I see all the black clothes & I see you … Continue reading

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Scream it


Laying here in the trunk of your car wondering how it got so far Just last night we had a fight after I laughed at your risotto. Turning away from you I didn’t see you grab the pan only feeling … Continue reading

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Today


You see this man next to me & his kid in the backseat. They’re my family & they’re all that matters. He’s a confidence man & she does wet work while I’m the glue or at least I like to … Continue reading

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What can I do


See in this race to better you ain’t me. You’re desire ain’t mine. My 1st mind is devour knowledge, consume it & act with it. I’m a hustler working on getting more. I don’t want it but a bit more … Continue reading

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Tonight


I’m at a friend’s house, my dad dropped me off for a sleepover I’m 16 these kinds of things are arbitrary. I agreed to go because since mom died dad’s been dealing with this woman who he says I’ll meet … Continue reading

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About last night


You came by unannounced. Lucky for you my kid’s at a sleepover, you wanna sleepover. Looking over my shoulder you watch me cook dinner: meat & greens. The music reverberates across the walls. You hug me asking if we’ll ever … Continue reading

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Starved


I’ve got a temper like a volcano.  I know that to be a absolute true.  If you don’t want to engage me after I’ve annoyed you that’s fair.  It’s your right to freeze me out.  I’m sure I’ll give you … Continue reading

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