Monthly Featured Poem

Depth of Perception

Posted on: June 5th, 2016

  With emphasis on ethnicity, circumstantial background, and distinguished looks; one tends to measure a man by his physique, utilities used to quell his appetite, and how well he cooks – without even tasting any components of his cuisine.   Some men are measured by educational level, opinionated spurts, ability to incite action in others, Read more…


Posted on: May 1st, 2016

  With a carving for greatness, the world sees your potential as you water the crops.   Imagine: You are the producer of the nation’s greatest hit. You scribe an empowering book of impeccable lines. You sculpt a mystic that influences young minds. You share fruit baskets with elders and never charge a dime. This Read more…

A Natural Man

Posted on: April 4th, 2016

  Walking a weeded path on a Saturday afternoon under the Tennessee bright skies, I stumbled upon a stream. There, I encountered an old man enjoying the outdoors while he was eating raw plants. He was surely living what I often dream. Immediately, my admiration for nature rose from the gem who sat before me. Read more…