Privacy 

My voice whispers, you are the wind beneath my wings I know i have told a lie, How are you the force that places me at the mercy of my fear ? I have watched you  swallow your words with each sip of coffee, I have heard your heart clentch onto its vessels hoping i […]

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Have you ever? 

Edit Have you been very heard a heart break ?Its gunshots fired , Missiles launched . Have you ever ? Well I have , Every time you stare into her eyes , Every time you tell her she looks beautiful In those dresses you told me you don’t like . Have you ever heard a […]

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Walls 

I have a wall you cannot see Because it’s deep inside of me. It blocks my heart in every side And helps emotions there to hide. You cannot reach in I cannot reach out , You wonder what it’s all about. The wall is built that you cannot see Results of insecurity . Each time […]

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Ja-mwa

To my children, If your father is considered a ja-mwa (foreigner) in my mother’s land, And me in his mother’s I will curve my people’s traditions With my nurturing arms onto your skin, And rest you on your father’s shoulders that he may show you his. So when they ask you where you are from, […]

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