Poetry

The SCREAM-O Waltz by Jai’Nica Collins

These words were written in his red blood. Laid upon the black pages of my sin, Gutted with unbearable sadness, and regurgitated with abdominal sickness Stained with the compost of your bowels, Retaining its deadly effects over and over again, Spiraling towards the hunger panged womb. Woe tis’ so dismal, A timeless watch stabbing one’s...

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If I ruled the world by B.Neal

I had a dream I woke up and turned on the news And it didn’t sound like Acapella blues No war to report no soldiers with wounds Because they were home in bed instead of sand dunes I Changed the channel saw my favorite cartoon on Watching spongebob and Patrick get their buffoon on Then...

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Beautiful by Desirae Lee

She was beautiful; and broken; and hard to understand. She wore two big hoops for ears, sticky shades of pastel for her mouth, Thick layers of mascara became her eyes, And she walked on platforms made of heels But every Sunday she refused to kneel.   She would ask the moon for guidance as blasphemy...

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A SECRET by Desirae Lee

A secret… lay festering underneath her skin it crawled slowly up her leg and shivered down her spine weaving in and out of her rib cage itching to creep out just between her nail beds rolling around desperately under her eyelids and pounding for an exit through her bosom   finding release was an unthinkable...

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Next Lifetime Lovers by Desirae Lee

This is for the girl that always made him wonder Here are the words he didn’t say Wouldn’t say, Couldn’t say, Or he just never found the optimal moment to articulate how tangled up he felt He was caught up in the anticipation of defeat To him you were a mystery that just wasn’t meant...

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Insomniac

I live an intense life in immense strife It’s a mental battle I’m held hostage living captive in a POW’s shadow A prisoner of war When this life is too much for me to endure I unravel a the seems Just long enough ’til I’m able to come clean Then question… is this the life...

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