Poetry Category

Special Angel In Heaven

In Memory of Annie Mae “Granny” Walker

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No More Excuses

Who is this in the mirror, who is this I see?  Who is this person I wonder staring back at me A reflection of broken words, bruised ribs and scars The familiar person I use to see, yet looking at them now they appear intimidated, fragile and lonely Is the person I once knew still […]

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Simple Prayer God Answers and Hears All

So I pray… So I pray… Dear God, here I am needing your guidance and support. Going through this life with the trails and tribulations I go through. Lord, help me to continue to pray this prayer. Praying for my life of the endless suffering. Praying for hurt and anger I feel inside. Praying for […]

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My Best Friend

There has been so many times where I needed you as my friend, No matter what the reason is, you always had my back Every time I needed to talk, vent or cry you always understood You always put me first if I needed you to be there, I appreciate your unconditional friendship it showed […]

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Don’t Make a Sound

Nothing but dead silence in the air, as you hear the whispers of the wind wrestling in the air. What do I do? The words echoing through silence of the hallways and stillness of the hard wooden floors The quietness in the air reflects a sliver of moonlight that spilled into the room, not enough […]

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The Mask…

Hiding behind a faded smile that constantly grins and tells nothing but lies It hides my piercing brown eyes, faded smile and tan toned cheeks Walking around like there is no care in the world To hide from a reflection I see within a mirror Day and night has passed As my time has run […]

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Decisions Into the Road Not Taken

Stop! Tick tock… Tick tock… Walking down the cold and dark hallway, Seeing all the doorways reflecting eerie shadows on the wall Each room contains a door that holds all choices in life Making it difficult to choose, not just one but two Traveling down “TWO roads diverged in a yellow wood” “And sorry I […]

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Daddy’s Just a Little Boy

At only thirteen what a beautiful thing God has made He was the essence of his mother’s beauty of an African queen His father locked up selling and doing crack cocaine He didn’t listen ran off into the streets Watch his mind grow into a rage of violence and deceased His friends used him for his […]

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Brotherhood

A path of spiritual unity that bring us together Our brothers stand affirmly through trails and tribulations in life We are man of faith, family, and understanding We are warriors for God’s mission B is for brotherhood the unity that brings us together R is for the respect and responsibility we show for each other […]

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God’s Tears

One of these days God is going to step down from his mighty throne He will be coming to claim us for His own Some will be regretting the life they’ve had As God sorts the good from the bad The trumpets will sound with praise and the angels will dance Drowning out the sorrowful […]

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