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So purge it from my memory
All that was
All I thought that it could be
All that only my heart knows
Let it be the becoming of a newer me… 132 more words


When He Told Me -- A Poem

I began writing a piece sometime around Christmas Day. I was determined to write a creative piece–something I hadn’t done in quite some time. (Who has time to write creative pieces when University demands nothing but analysis and literary essays). 387 more words

My Poetry


He pries me open every midnight,
summons every inch of me
to rest within his hands,
strips me of skin
and depletes me of inside, 86 more words


If I Should Have A Daughter - by Sarah Kay

Today, I thought I would do something a little different. I rarely share videos, and this is the first time I am trying to share one on my new blog. 225 more words

If I Should Have A Daughter

Thief ....Sound recording of my Poem about domestic mental abuse and violence


This is the link to my recording of my poem Thief

You stole my mind

Just for a time

The things you did

Should be a crime… 104 more words

Mental Illness

Some Old Spoken Word

A friend recently sent me a video of me performing spoken word in college. What it is missing in topicality it makes up for with a goofy, off-the-cuff energy. 53 more words

Echo Chambers : Assessing The Artistry of Erotic Spoken Word

Derek Berry and I have a long standing debate.

As poets, we strive to maintain a certain level of respect for all poetry and the poets that do it.   632 more words

Slam Poetry