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The elevator speech

Today’s Daily Prompt suggests this scenario:

You’re about to enter a room full of strangers, where you will have exactly four minutes to tell a story that would convey who you really are.

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Ah the memories

He touched a place inside me that had lain dormant for so long. This sweet and savvy, talkative and erotic young man called forth from me a rich mixture of the sensual, the sexual, the maternal. 133 more words


Graduating From College and Still Ignorant and Unlearned (Letter 11)


Dear Y.B.M.:

I trust that you are increasing in knowledge, understanding and wisdom.

I am writing this letter from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. 414 more words

Three poems

In Paris

Starlit houses, and sky below,

Earth dazed in the nearness.

The same secret longing though

In Paris, so vast and joyous.

The evening boulevards noisy, 319 more words


Portrait of a Young Man in Rain

Walking in the rain along Utica Avenue

in black hoodie, dark jeans, and trainers,

with a red backpack, the young man pauses

at the corner of Third Street to wait… 36 more words

Saturday , 11:11AM, Oakland, CA

I’ve been laying in bed since awaking at 9:30; my sheets smell of sweat and cups with ice cream residue litter the floor. I’ve been eating it for the past 48 hours. 229 more words

What is this blog about? And why ?

This blog is about my life and those in it as much as it is about myself. I reached a point a couple years ago that found my 26 year old self in a successful (somewhat) job, living what many would consider “the dream”but it was not my own. 164 more words