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Poem / Poetry

April 12, 2019

Reads: 68

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just one black rose. Read More
A story of racism and class in America - who knows, it might have been yesterday. Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 02, 2019

Reads: 115

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The fae can be an evil creature, slurping up one's life force and creating hellish memories. Read More

Reads: 182

Shelves: 1

The Devin Shane House

This is my first trip into Sci-fiction, fantasy, or whatever you call it. This is a bloody and lustful story about Vampires and Slayers. Y'all can let me know if I should keep going with it or not. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 27, 2018

Reads: 126

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: poetry, poem, past, black, guy

This is a story of a ‘convenient’ action made during the period of slavery... Read More

Tags: racism, black, race

Its good you should read it. Read More

Tags: death, snow, black

Poem / Poetry

October 07, 2018

Reads: 127

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

one of the first poems i wrote this year. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 27, 2018

Reads: 115

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

The memories of a citizen of Aeradien. A poem for my novel, Locked Behind Amethyst Eyes. Enjoy. Read More

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"Excellent poem! The repetitive theme in each stanza, as well as some of the phrases gives the piece a ballad feel. The imagery is phenomenal -..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 25, 2018

Reads: 51

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem I wrote in college for Latin Heritage month, which was published in The Literary Journal of Bronx Community College, Thesis, 2017. Read More

Reads: 164

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

the tale of a detective in a haunted house looking for a one of a kind black diamond! Read More

Tags: black

In honor to all the Black Boys who didn't make to their own Graduations. Read More

Tags: death, men, black

Like the title says, a poem with a lot of 'black' in it Read More

Tags: black, nonsense

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2018

Reads: 128

Comments: 1

The The Black Power Pantheon House

Interrogates the relationship between the Written & Spoken word in the context of Black Resistance Struggles. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2018

Reads: 136

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Black Power Pantheon House

A poem created to remember the great gifts that Black People have given to the world despite overwhelming odds. I want everyone reading this poem to learn something new. I encourage you to use Google if a line doesn't make sense to you. If I got you to understand… Read More

Tags: history, black

Reads: 71

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

#TRIPPoetry presents: Nightmares of a Black Child. Read More

Tags: matter, black, lives

There is always one thing that is off about someone. Read More

Tags: dark, poem, rhyme, friend, black

It is hard to move on, but it is a necessary part of life. Read More
*Why are blacks not wealthy* Excerpts from an interview with a Jewish leader about Blacks. INTERVIEWER: Why are blacks so behind Economically? JEWISH LEADER: The only thing blacks understand is Consumption. Blacks don't understand the importance of creating and building wealth.… Read More
A young man finally gets the attention he has desired all of his life. Read More

Tags: black, southern

Reads: 222

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"The woods was covered in mist. The rustling of leaves and the wisps of the air were like whispers of Death himself which made the people cower in fear just by the atmosphere of the woods. Each bark and twig of the trees were as black as charcoal, its… Read More

Tags: smile, girl, black, woods

Poem / Poetry

February 08, 2018

Reads: 249

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Originally posted on my Facebook on January 15, 2017, this poem summarizes my thoughts on the use of the 'n' word. Read More
This is a piece I wrote while being angry with someone I've known for over a year. He asked the same dumb question 3 times within 9 months. Look, if you want to learn, I'll be more than happy to educate. But you have to actually want to learn… Read More
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