Just as your favorite song subscribes you to a composition
synched with metered rhyme and breath meditative like fire chants
the art was on purpose and propaganda.
don’t be mistaken or fooled by a joker.
you have been allowed to walk and write within the words of yesterday’s scribes.
Dream makers sculpted you landowners and entrepreneurs,
educators and world travelers,
…If we have to live within the words we write
what does tomorrow look like?
and can our children survive without us?
This was an interesting article because it resonated with me as an African American and a woman. I hope you enjoy!
What Mentally Strong People Know
I wanted to pass this article on from Iyanla…
Iyanla Vanzant: How to Mend a Broken Heart
His relation to magic
unsettled her reasoning like clumped / moistened
Stole coochie hairs from her bath towel
and put a root on her
His tongue was like a palm leaf…
covered her back with his intentions in one lick
her nipples were like cotton candy and licorice
every time he’d push them together to satisfy his sweet tooth
she’d deliriously promise to join the circus.
He went down like Hennessey,
straight lined and strong
He looked her in the eye like daybreak
she flipped her
body like a pancake
Here’s to dinner and breakfast.
as he scratched thunder
up the backs of her thighs.
From the book, “Pocket Honey, Wind & Hips”. Get your copy at http://www.outskirtspress.com/webPage/isbn/9781432726973
I admire this woman! Check out some of her life lessons…
BET Producer Mara Brock Akil’s Top 5 Life Lessons
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Just in case you needed a reason not to feel guilty about that box of chocolates tomorrow…
3 Delicious Benefits of Eating Chocolate