Yes! I said it! And I mean it... I mean, isn't rap just poetry over a certain type of instrumental that transforms it into rap music? Err please correct me if i'm wrong. But I've always felt like the best rappers are poets... the way they string the words, their delivery, the intellect.. it's poetry… Continue reading Real Rappers Are Poets!
This is probably the saddest poem I have shared on this series! I don't know if she spoke from her own realities or speaking from experiences from other women. Whatever the case, she captured this tragically beautifully (if that makes any sense at all). 'What if men who claim to have the best pullout game… Continue reading Real Life Nightmare
I was looking for what poem to share this week (very last minute to be honest). Then I stumbled on this GEM right here! It's old AF, maybe almost a decade old now. Thank God for Def Poetry and Youtube. My reality is no where close to this poem but the way my heart feels… Continue reading Knock, Knock
Have you seen these tweets by Gabrielle Union, who is one of my favs, by the way! When I saw those tweets I was speechless...it's not the first time i've seen her talk about being raped but something about those tweets just stuck with me! There are so many things that can be discussed from… Continue reading OTW (Archives): Is Modesty Overrated?
Hey Guys! Hope you've been enjoying this series as much as I have been! Here's another one from Carvens Lissaint! I think this was the first poem of his that actually made me really like his work! This is about him loving himself after so many years of hating himself due to people's words and… Continue reading Words Are Powerful