Michelle Carter Douglass
Michelle Carter-Douglass is an African-American Author, Poet, and Motivational Speaker. Ms. Carter-Douglass is a mother of four children (Patrick M. Douglass, Arlessa Douglass, Kailah Douglass, and Brialan Douglass) . Her third born child passed away of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome at 51/2 weeks old. Michelle has overcome many trials through her life. She has survived bullying, domestic violence, abuse, and stalking. After being fired from her job and having a nervous breakdown; she met Author, Sandra Carrington-Smith. Mrs. Carrington-Smith of Crossroads Books, later published her works in poetry include: Behind These Closed Doors, Broken Mirrors And Mended Wounds, and Poetic Intimacy. ... more »
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Sometimes when I lie in bed at night,
In my bed,
I hear everything.
I hear, what people have said to me.
I hear, the advice given to me.
when I lie in bed at night,
In my bed,
it seems as though,
I think of everything.
My mother asked me,
"Are you aware of some of the things you do? "
Momma often asked,
"Do you regret some of your actions you do? "
she pondered about consequences of my actions.
She wondered if I would ever emotionally grow. ...