Our Love is a War

“Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up” James Baldwin “It’s going to be hard”. That is what my deceased great grandfather, my closest spirit guide told me when I met this fine ass 6 footContinue reading “Our Love is a War”

Little Boys Who Pretend to Be Men

“We emotionally manipulated each other until we thought it was love” Warsan Shire He got that Big Dick energy. He is charming and confident. He works hard, dresses well and takes care of his body. And please, let’s not mention that beard. And Lawd, don’t let him have a little gray in it. He knowsContinue reading “Little Boys Who Pretend to Be Men”

Sexual Energy from Past Lovers

“I am trying to remember you and let you go at the same time” Nayyirah Waheed In my first book of poetry, A Sojourn Back Home, I wrote a poem titled, “Top Dolla Hoe”. It goes like a little something like this: I’ve been fucked a thousand times In a thousand ways By the sameContinue reading “Sexual Energy from Past Lovers”