Biography of Dexsta Ray
Award-winning poet and writer. A collection of spiritual and societal truths unearthed along a journey called life. Also fiction, fantasy and abstract.
Dexsta Ray is an American poet and writer.
Dexsta Ray's Works:
Selected for international Who's Who In Poetry 2012 (Library of Congress)
Selected for Best Poems and Poets 2012
Published in the Top 100 Poems of 2015 poetry anthology
Selected to be published in #1 Poetry Anthology: A Collection of Today's Best Contemporary Poetry (From The Heart edition) 2015
Published in 2012 Serendipity Magazine volume 2 issue 2 Elements in Creativity Air edition
Published in Fearless Poet's Against Bullying (2014)
Nominated for author of the day 20+ times on wikinut.com
Published on Dexstaray.com (currently inactive)
Dexsta Ray Poems
I Do My Own Thing
Just the other day... a little birdie came Told me that I had taken a LOSS I don't have a problem Losing...
Stain The Silence
To really restrain the violence Place a stain on the silence Speak Express
Psalm Ninety Five Eight—nine
Give praise to our Holy Father He gave His only son to die for our sins Stay brave hold no focus on tomorrow Accept the Lord for our lives to begin
Turmeric Chicken Wings
Hist, could probably switch it up And then mix it up Or then flip it in the slick for the crisp The smoky chicken go in oven
See the world through flame colored glasses Tear drops fall slower than molasses Heed the autumn leaves Falling off the trees at different speeds
I wonder if the show progress With thunder's friend approaching next And even so I mustn't roll Lest, oh, behold a soul oppressed!
And Conversing With Myself (Trying To Be...
I'd call up O.C. 'Ay, did you read his Sonnet? First line, third word, which is creatures, dummy.' 'Yea, I looked but I ain't have the time 'cause peep was coming. Plus I got to find the time to rhyme to you, these evils something, even funny.' 'Then cool, young one, tell me what's up? ' 'Can't now, allegory's needing help with some stuff'
Just an observation... Greatness is to be considered one of those things that keep on building A potential foundation if you will
The Blade's Abyss
Altruism ain't an option Watch the prophecies develop properly Acknowledge the allotment Changes? Probably
Lets Open Our Minds
What's love got to do with execration? If any less complacent I'd evade the test awaited On a path of faith and fated pain But thank the one who made it rain
Because We Are Lost
When I say we are lost I don't mean wandering in the forest kind of lost I mean spiritually lost We've strayed so far from who we really are its pitiful
Nightmare Pt 2
And told Get down! Another frag was thrown! Bullet goes by..
A Veracious Verse
Some people can accept it Some others don't... Some will understand my truth Some others won't
As I Look Around (Honestly)
Just an observation... We only see what we understand Branching off...
Don't think I don't know
Because I've peeped your agony
It had to be
The cause' of this feeling
I've been trying to free my face from the tears
But now my fallen soldier is the one who's raised me for years
Now you're in constant pain