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When The World Won't Fit

who gave you the nerve black girl?
who told you that you could have a dream?
who told you that you could want more for yourself? 16 more words

Black Women

The Things We Do

there are no villians

or victors

just two people that tried with all their might.

and the act of trying, proved to be redemption.

the thing that keeps them from their own shadows.

it is all good.

Black Women

Exploring Resistance of Gay Stereotypes of Black Men

When we talk about¬†the narratives surrounding queer people or the narratives surrounding Black people (specifically men), we rarely do justice¬†for the people at the cross-section of both axes: … 131 more words


Kitchen Table

at her kitchen table

i have wept.

head bowed.

the refrigerator hums.

her kitchen table is

the most permanent place, i know.

and there has always, always, ALL-WAYS… 35 more words

Black Women


i’ve been asking for the answers

and. here. they. are.

but, wait…

this ain’t how i want them.

repackage, pretty up this up, please.

neatly, put away in the narrative of my life, way different, in fact opposite of this. 7 more words

Black Women