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I've Had Good

Submitted by The Sexy Poet. You can check out her book and work here

I’ve had good sex. I mean reeeeeealy good sex. I’m talking about toe-curling, eye rolling consciousness losing, coming to on the floor of the bedroom closet, good sex. 317 more words

Black Erotica

somewhere in the middle 11

…outside the air was warm
the breeze was hot
my skin was burning with the weight of the ocean
and it was all a sweet distraction from the soft click of a closing door… 313 more words


Stop Looking

Because we women too often look to everything and everyone else but ourselves…to find and define ourselves

Stop looking for her

In between the lines and… 283 more words

Land of the Free Hypocrisy

What happens when red and white stripes

They feel like cold steel prison bars

Excerpt of July 4th/American Dream by Kristin Richardson Jordan

America is the abusive mother I never should have had…

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For Readers

somewhere in the middle 10

…i left that room for the last time
and didn’t look back
didn’t want a lasting image of what perfected love looked like
i left that room for the last time… 62 more words


somewhere in the middle 9

…i shoved clothes into a bag
because i couldn’t stay here
not like this
not with you
when reminders lingered across the walls
and hid in the crevices of the ugly curtains… 102 more words


Black Kings IV

This month I dare you to share a post/video of any of the bloggers/vloggers below on any social platform with a hashtag #BlackKingsIV. 1,432 more words

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