The infant with hydrocephalus isn`t compared to the thousands of other babies born each year she is born with fluid-she is actually half -born and half in heaven she is the element of water and her brain is still in limbo The mother, so young , considered a scalpel test to keep her there but God needed … More The Woman With Hydrocephalus
Enjoy following the text to Part 2 of the Poet-Dome Spoken Word Poems written by me. – Imani “Clio” Lang I quenched water like a thirsty leech sitting at the disabled coffee table that has nail polish stains on it Alchemy seems to have all the answers, yet the sun is covering me with … More Bony Voices
Enjoy listening to my feature poem on sound cloud. I am discovering a new voice-sound . I used to perform poetry in Houston, Texas and Riverside, California. Now, I am proud to be getting back into the arts. Let me know how it sounds! Everytime I`m with him when he smiles, I think that … More Black Rose in My Coffin
Can’t help to think about it when my future publisher asks if I’m okay Why did I move to Missouri? Why did I leave my California dreams? What should I say? Even though I’m depressed, I still have a roof over my head and everything that I want now , but I don’t want it … More Nobody’s Daughter Part 3: IT
Every morning I curl my hair and plan to take over the world, yet I’m stuck in your imagery, your paint and your pearls so you could win me over like oil burning crayons Every morning I plan to save these children yet when you yell at me I feel like a child-broken and crying … More A Dream, A Garden
I asked you a million times Then repeat for this millenia-thus getting nowhere Too busy stuck in time- feeling that I would die You say you hate it when I’m bummed, but do you really know what my oceans are saying? I’m writhing against your rocks begging to creep through the crevices of your land … More Who’s Cocoon is it?
Hands down, the 90s was the last great era of unforgettable music, talent, and melody tapestry that grunge had to offer. Between the riots, the end of the punk galore and metal taking over- this was a way for “Riot Grrrlllss” to take the throne. Besides R&B princesses such as TLC, Erykah Badu, Lauren Hill … More Who is Your Grunge Favorite?
How many black women does it take to lead a nation? One. Oprah proved it How many black men does it take to lead a country? Unknown. King and Malcolm didn`t die on a cross but they died for our right to breathe Invest and propose. Stop shooting each other down. The government fills our … More Pass The Crown
Being influenced by other poets is a great challenge, but research on other artists out of your comfort zone will help. … More Poets in Missouri
I’m sorry that I’m so cold-hearted So scared to be hurt again and recline to the darkness that I can’t even accept the light in you. I’m sorry. When I go to the toy store, I still see evil, shit I don’t even want them anymore. The only child memories I have are cigarettes and … More Blob Fish