Tag Archives: love

Lonely but authentically myself


Over the years I’ve had to come to terms that being real can lead to me being alone. But here is the thing about being authentic. It means that I gotta admit to wanting you around more than a few … 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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Can you hear me


Here’s the thing you never understood.  She’s just a friend bit you’re my girlfriend. Me & her talk about you in the sense that I need a sounding board, you both know how I’m liable to say just about anything.  … Continue reading

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last call


these voices aren’t yours no matter how much i scream. these hands will never feel like yours, even as they grip me these lips on me can’t be as sweet as you no matter the number of kisses left on … Continue reading

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The little heart that could


Thinking about you is something I rarely do. It’s been close to 10 years & I’m still here reviewin your case. It hits me like bricks that it ended with your hits.  You said you liked me Respected me  Celebrated … Continue reading

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How you want it


Savage man or tame monster That’s what you ask yourself as we sit at this table Who will you see from me Will I serenade you on stage with some words like “my brown skin girl You’re the only angel … Continue reading

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Good morning


“Hi babe!” is all you say each morning when you look up at me.  Today is not like the rest, today you wake me with hot tea and a bagel with cream cheese. As I get up for work you … Continue reading

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