These Streets

These streets Dust filled dream laden Where boys play and girls play, and dream are lived out. Where the sounds of laughter and joy can be heard from over yonder. Take me to the streets from whence I came from. The umbilical cord that is mine planted in the earth I hear it calling. Take …

Words

Heard not seen like in a one-word zone. Legs can go a mile, but they go a thousand miles once uttered. Heard not seen actions they are without doing much. A pinnacle of the moment when the sword slays no more. Cause words do it better than could ever be imagined. The four cornered box …

Wind

Gust of wind Take me with Teach me Your carefree ways How you pick up All that’s willing To be taken And be yours How to leave What’s too heavy That which is too much of a burden That, not deserving of your strength Teach me how To be silent, yet speak volumes To yield …

Raging

There is a storm raging inside me. Wind whistling in my chest. Violent Thunder. Flash of lightning. I can paint you a vivid picture till I’m blue in the face Blue like my skies used to be. It will move you, engage you But it won’t stop the tears raining down my cheeks Like a …

7 Billion

Statistics said 7 billion Ironically l still can’t find the one in the 7 billion Rampaging madly Seeking Finding Falling Breaking Loving Infatuated But still l find myself In desolation Isolated Yearning Craving Fantasizing Hoping Wishing  That in the 7 billion l soon will find  The one whom our dents and blemishes are compatible. Brief Bio …

Words And Friends

Poetry is an artistic expression that tells stories in a vividly imaginative and thrilling way. I have always been in love with poetry before I even knew that I was in love with it. So for the month of December, WordsByJayJay will be hosting a poetry series. Featuring poets from in an around the beautiful …