• Do You Know?

    Posted 05-13-2017 by Brandon Bernard

    Do you know what it’s like when your loved one is away?  With nights so cold and miserable, another hour brings another day.   Only to open up the wound for another lonely night As you feel so sad for no one lies by your side.   Bleak winter days that makes you want love more thinking and dreaming of the day your love wal...

  • A Scarlet Rose

    Posted 05-12-2017 by Gregory Torres

    A scarlet rose stands Impeccable in shadows deliverance. A posture of elegance in Realms of hindrance The dawning of a new day rises Upon its celestial existence Must I submit to the days Fatigue and the gravitational pull of Comfortable sleep. Under the night’s full moon Diminishing its entity all too soon. Left to bask in the mag...

  • Captive Gender

    Posted 05-12-2017 by Duane Fox

    I get strange looks Like “What’s wrong with that guy?” You see a guy, but I tell you it’s a lie There’s more for you to see Like the person trapped inside of me Just beggin’ to break free I’m not a “ho” or a “punk” Or some stupid prison junk I’m just a lady, with class ...

  • Once My Father Told Me

    Posted 04-26-2017 by Nathan Guillory

    Once my father told me about a man who wishes upon a love that he didn't need But a love like what he wished upon could only come true in a dream. Then as soon as I saw you as beautiful as you were my wishes and my dreams were complete and the only reason for you being on this earth is for me to please. Now there's not another woman in thi...

  • A Hustler's Poem

    Posted 04-18-2017 by Eugene Garcia

    My mind stays strong as I sit in a cell, reminiscing about home but now my home is Jail.  In a five by nine box, feels like the walls are closing, out of sight, out of mind, now no one knows him.  Family, friends and loved ones, they all fell off.  I say a prayer to calm my thoughts as I’m gripping the cross. Till game do us a...

  • Softest Place On Earth

    Posted 03-26-2017 by Nathan Guillory

    She is as beautiful as the midnight sky  illuminated by the ethereal glow from the stars of the galaxy Compelling all who dare to gaze upon her  to be drawn into her orbit Only to be consumed like a moth to the flame. For who can deny her gravity? Flawless smooth skin  deeply kissed by the harsh rays of the midday sun She is ...

  • Tonight In My Dream

    Posted 03-10-2017 by Antonio Norman

    Closed my eyes last night, had such an amazing dream It was the most unusual thing that I had ever seen Rising from my sleep, I saw you standing there You walked over then sat beside me as my eyes then shed a tear Pulling me close you whispered softly, stay calm it’s just I God sent me to keep you company, so please don’t cry Plac...

  • Come In Explore Your Options

    Posted 02-11-2017 by Mario Howard

    Come in explore your options Tonight you should reach a height, that the sky Won’t catch you the highest form of my admiration I ain’t no kinda of a snore, but I’m kinda sure You will admire my taste.   In before the sun graze you, I’m trying to see How deep you are and believe me love, I’m not talking Abo...

  • My Parents

    Posted 01-31-2017 by Eric Hanson

    I wasn’t there to bury my mom and dad I know now they are never coming back I can’t help but think of all our great times together and smile.   I try every night not to break down and cry, but the tears just roll off my face I feel so sad and empty without them, I’m like a lost soul out of place   There are so man...

  • Understand Me

    Posted 01-27-2017 by Richard Taylor

    Gain access through knowledge, decipher my thoughts Vision the path I walk, slang I talk Still won’t understand me, but it’s cool!! First impression Shy, laid back, witty and hood smoove Same demeanor since Grammar School Swagger Phenomenal Cool as the air we breathe, down on game like arms in long sleeves Nominated too smooth...

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