Tag Archives: Encouragement

Black Woman Mantra

Say it with me one time Say it with me two times. Make it three times, dark child: I am Black woman strong singing my freedom song I am night turned into day I am whatever I say And I … Continue reading

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Last Love

This is for yes, This is for no, This is for holding on to hope when you had nowhere else to go. This is for sunshine, This is for rain, For the time he said “I love you” And that … Continue reading

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For My Sisters. For My Brothers. For You.

7/30 You are not a misspelled word.You are not a secondhand piece of ragged clothing.You are not the terrible ending to a B-list movie unfolding, The midnight hour on your darkest night, you are not it.The crumbled piece of paper … Continue reading

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What I learned from the Storm…

4/30 I saw it from a distance.  The cloud blanketing the head sky in my body-Darkness forming over my eyes,It is time. I think of airplanes and how flight attendants yell “BRACE!” before the aircraft makes impact.Dramatic, scary, It is … Continue reading

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