Monthly Featured Poem

If You Only Imagine

Posted on: May 2nd, 2015

  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…

I invite you to title this

Posted on: April 4th, 2015

  Walking a weeded path on a Saturday afternoon in the bright skies of Tennessee, 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 that sat before Read more…

The Measurement

Posted on: March 1st, 2015

    With emphasis on race, background, and sometimes the fine looks, we measure individuals by physique, appeal, and how well they cook – without even tasting the cuisine. Some individuals are measured by educational levels, opinionated spurts, or the content of what they write. Others are weighed by eloquence, companions, and political insight. A Read more…

The Chemistry of My Character

Posted on: February 1st, 2015

  Playful cubs are taking life for granted. Mothers watching closely and their meals are well managed. This lion is guarded, to say the very least, from the jungle of challenges that confronted me.   I’ve been extremely sick, restricted breathing, and I’ve acknowledged my death. I’ve experienced great loss of family while acquiring slim Read more…

My Hands

Posted on: January 1st, 2015

    Revitalized and refreshed, I serve with gratitude because I am of tranquility. I channel riveting energies and confidence since it is God’s grace that I elect to see. My soft spoken expression may be limited but those words will resonate because I am postured to empower greatness in others — by what I Read more…