Browsing All posts tagged under »poetry«

Going back to my roots – Part (i)

November 25, 2010


Funny thing about this next chapter of my life is that it has somehow forced me to return to my roots in various facets of my life. So the other day I started thinking about the blog, its direction and where I was hoping to take it in 2011 and beyond. I stopped and thought about where […]

I get it now

April 18, 2010


I understand now why silence is golden There are moments in life When silence is more poignant More inspirational More noble Than this usual nonsense I get it now Silence, often interpreted as ignorance At times reflects great thought Introspective Yet I am left perplexed by the actions of others I make a serious attempt […]

Def Jam Poetry – Daniel Beaty “Knock Knock”

April 11, 2010


Ever read?

February 27, 2010


Tell me have you ever read some real poetry? Not quite as humbling as reality Like some real shit Something that made you stop And think Something that made you smile from within? Something that enhanced your glowing skin? Have you ever read something that made sense Not like this usual pretence Made you realise […]

Thick Chicks” Tamara Blue (Def Poetry)

February 26, 2010


Felt like poetry today – long week with work and a new project on the go. I started with this: - “Thick Chicks” Tamara Blue (Def Poetry) and then I moved onto this one: - “Fuck What You Heard” Sharrif Simmons (Def Poetry)” Be back later – got something serious to say…

If i can

February 22, 2010


If I can write I can fight And if I can fight I can definitely share my insight

I sometimes imagine

February 21, 2010


I imagine your touch sometimes Cupping your hands in my face Forehead kisses Letting me know that love is here to stay I imagine thanking God every day                                        every time I pray I sometimes imagine ferry rides on Sundays                     jazz on Fridays          dinner on Tuesdays Dancing on Saturdays Followed by in-depth discussions […]

Nothing else matters

October 21, 2009


To live a fulfilled life Is to love To find love Taste it And finally embrace it. For without it Nothing else matters

In my dream

May 21, 2009


In my dream I stand up for the whole team The young and old Especially those who haven’t been told Not to rely on their ego And embrace the truth within their soul In my dream I attempt to illustrate where I’ve been Knowing that I can’t do this alone I’m not the only one […]

Random thoughts

December 28, 2008


(i) It seems… …. Death has a way of deleting vital information. Funerals seem to paint a breathe-taking portrait of reality. …. Paranoia is a disease mostly common when one is at the top of their game. Everyone becomes a potential enemy. Truth is the cure. …Babylon forgets we and concentrates on I. (ii) Not […]


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