Hey Everyone!!! I know it's been a while since we had a Words Crush Wednesday post! As you may have noticed, the blog has been going through some changes. We decided to make WCW a monthly thing, no longer weekly! So in honour of the lovvvee month a.k.a February, this poem is about love (as … Continue reading Word Crush Wednesday: Real Love
In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, coming up in less than a week, I’m here to give you some tips to make the day better for you and your loved ones. For us last minute planners and professional procrastinators! Hope this article meets you well. First of all, let me say that love doesn’t need … Continue reading Make It Count
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 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
It's been weeks since I've written a regular post! I'm sorry if you've noticed and missed me! If not...well i'll wipe away my one gangster tear in the dark! LOL Anyway, I guess I've been going through a 'dry uninspired spell' but i'm slowly trying to get myself out of it and hopefully stay out … Continue reading Choose Happiness
Now this poem! LMFAOOO!!! Yo! Listened to it this poem for the first time yesterday and my jaw dropped! Not because it's deep and brilliant... but because of how hilarious it is to me! From the first line... I knew I was going to like it... Most people have probably felt the way she felt … Continue reading One For The Exes
This poem right here!!!!!!!!!!! This poem right here guys!!!!! #ThankMeLater The video automatically starts from where the poem begins but if you want background on the inspiration of the poem then start from the beginning. The only problem with this video is how loud the music gets at some points but you can still hear … Continue reading Another One About Love