Below is a poem that I wrote for Women’s Day a few years ago. I felt the need to share this today so hopefully it reaches who it needs to. Dear girl Dear girl near me, dear girl far, dear girl in my mind, dear girl in my heart Dear black girl, white girl, mixed … Continue reading To whom it may concern.
Poetry was my first baby. I wrote my first poem when I was eight and that's when I fell in love with words. Once I got older and ventured off into fiction, I felt my poetry was too personal to share. When I released Birds in the Rain, I realized that I still loved poetry … Continue reading Late night poetry session
Bright red coloring outside the lines. Wrinkles at the bottom of my hems.
Frizzy curls with straight ends. I was never meant to be perfect....