Dysfunctional Family: “I want Mommy”.

Mommy, you remember when you used to love me? Cared for me? Prayed that I came home to safety, What happened? When I come home from school, you don’t even look at me…. You just drink from your bottle and start acting crazy. You make yourself feel better by disrespecting me.. Calling me names, saying…

Poem: “Damn, life know how to fight 😪”

It kicked me in the knees, I fell to the ground. It kicked me in my stomach, I fell to ground. Everytime I got back up, life found a way to knocked me down. Give up? Hell no.. Push through, thats all I know. Mommy taught me better, get up, brush off your knees, and…

Poem: He will never know

This is a secret I will take to the grave.Liking a man, I don’t even know his age. His smile, I love that.His touch, I want that.His Kiss, I need that. Sadly, he will never know…A brown skin girl who is dying for them to be close. “He’s coming!” I’m tempted to tell him, but…

Poem: My Ears are guilty too.

My neighbor’s husband was pleaded guilty today, I almost went to the Judge to ask him to plead me guilty too.I sat there and listened to everything that night…Froze in my chair, I couldn’t move. She shouted help! I did nothing. “Help me please!” I did nothing. I sat there, in my own fear,thinking about…

POEM: His Hands fell in love with my face.

He slapped me once, he apologized.He slapped me twice, we went on a date late in the night.The third time he stopped caring.His hands fell in love with my face,So it was tempting, he had to change my brown skin to black and blue.He had to bruise my lips, to him it looked cool.He got…

This is my Year.

Who am I?I am a success story in the making.Focus, consistency, Determination, Hard work,This is what year 2019 will be about. I will not beg anyone to stay in my life,I will not kiss any asses and do whatever they like.This year is about my happiness and my peace of mind.This is my year. Depression…

Poem 1: Why?

I have been in a box for so long.I couldn’t find my purpose,I kept on asking, “Where do I belong?”.My mind got dark, my heart got cold.The more I spoke, I kept on being misunderstood. Is this world for me?  Why do I need to be accepted by people, that can’t even accept themselves?Why do I…

Story 1: “Peer Pressure Can be hard to resist.”

“Anna, you think your mom will allow you at my party tonight?” Brittanie asked while brushing her hair in the school bathroom. “Your party starts at 10 in the night, my mother doesn’t believe any 15-year-old child should be out of the house at that hour, I strongly agree with her. Brittanie, there are plenty…

Improvement

Can you believe I actually got up 7 o’clock this morning and wasn’t miserable? It felt great. Changing your mindset can really help you, physically and mentally. I have always been a lazy university student, only doing work when I go on Instagram or youtube to read some motivational quotes. I would get boosted for…