There will come a time,
If it has not yet arrived.
When those who have found assumptions,
As an acceptable function with it done to do...... more »
Finding that which has been sought,
To ground a live wire totally confused.
And experiencing the living on assumptions,
Too much.... more »
When in prayer,
Most take this time...
To send with it hoped,
Undivided attention...... more »
It will always be my intention,
Unmentioned but done...
To deliver and refuse,
Making excuses with an ease to do.... more »
Your dreams to wish,
May for others seem ridiculous.
Not to know you at all.
Or how much what is wished wanted.... more »
No there is no blueprint to follow,
Anyone gets to live a life done to do.
And no notes to be taken to study.
With a hope to pass each test to face.... more »
Too many people keep their evil disguised.
And they do.
Too many people.
Too many today being evil.... more »
Still after Black History month,
Has been given to pass fast its recognition.
Unknown will be those pioneers,
In communities far and near...... more »
With no excuses.
Or made attempts of pretense,
To hide in my heart to expose and show.
What I feel is revealed.... more »
Of one's invested interest...
Determines the value,
Achieved to believe received...... more »
Today's youth are heard to say,
'People don't get me.'
With a doing little wanting pay.
'People don't get me.'... more »
People want more than they have,
Of what it is they're given.
And first to criticize the ones who serve.... more »
I am not one to remain,
In the middle lane.
I am too driven to pass those,
Too slow and undecisive.... more »
Incompetence to define it,
Is quicker to observe these days.
Than explaining how it can occur.
And allowed to be possible.... more »
I am not really into the Kardashians.
And like others who lie about this,
I must admit...
I'm into Lamar and Khloe Odom.... more »
Once words leave from my mouth to be said,
They are not rehearsed to fit snuggly...
To take into consideration your preferred wishes.
In a way that is expressed to address,... more »
Some will shift their pity,
To replace it with a guilt.
And with their magnified denials,
Will profess innocence.... more »
Can devastate to make hate.
Has no one listening in debate...... more »
You have no 'constitutional' rights,
To police protection.
The police are there to uphold the 'law'.
Public safety...... more »
I saw something I had never seen before,
Once I looked beyond my own sorrows.
I lifted my head and saw an open door.
A light was shining through,... more »
One should keep this,
As an emergency kit...
Their word unbroken.
Promises made and kept.... more »
You want to know what it's like,
To grow up in the projects?
Being different and taking risks?... more »
People who live each new day,
To relive a previous day...
They wish they knew what was going on.... more »
Give me a moment.
I want to find a specific way,
To tell you this.... more »
I don't want to be the one you leave.
Or be that one to know,
Those cold winds...
When I'm loosened from your hold.... more »
What you may find acceptable,
With expectations from others...
May bring to you a degree...... more »
I married into what I thought would be,
A good relationship.
And I had experienced one before,... more »
Every morning that I am blessed to have awakened,
I am in the classroom and prepared to be tested.
And if I didn't regard my life that way,
I'd be struggling with the feeling of failure.... more »
Decided by decisions made,
To do what one pleases...
Regardless of what others say.
And having one's way...... more »
I can not trust that love,
You claim you have for me.
There is something incomplete about it.
Something that leaves me,... more »
No season seems more anticipated,
No other time does life seem more appreciated,
Than Spring.... more »
I am a veteran.
Once a young patriot who had volunteered,
To join the military.
And it was clear a sacrificing of my life,... more »
When I stopped taking the offensive side,
Immediately as I had done...
In my inexperienced past.
With a doing,... more »
If I could only chase away,
Every disappointment that had come your way...
To stay and not appease,
Your expectation to be please.... more »
There is something about protecting to keep,
A child innocent and away from reality...
Eventually makes not one bit of sense.... more »
A broken heart within me knows,
What loneliness is...
When it is left to linger,
And slowly grows to wither in wishes!
A happiness living outside is dismissed.
For what it is.
Because it isn't felt,
With a gladness that appears.
It's much too late to date a memory!
When fading ushers its leaving.
No one else can see it drift.
Yet an emptiness is hinged...
To a pain remaining that is grieving,
Like the wind blows,
Never returns again!
Not to visit in inquisitive sits...
With the one ...
You may never know
That I am troubled too.
You may never know that,
Like I do.
You may never see me frown
Or hold a grudge...
But I have been down.
So low I couldn't budge!