POC

Person of Colour How is that not the same as calling me coloured? How is that not the same as labeling me; nigger The “little nigger baby” Honestly, I think knowledge of history has traumatized me I think the saying “ignorance is bliss” finally makes sense There is a reason why some folks are blissful…Continue reading “POC”

A Conversation with the Water

I adore your essence Your ebbs and your flows They resonate with me. You rush into the shores so powerfully, so sure Greeting my feet ever so gently You bow down to me and honour the goddess within in The energy that embodies me You acknowledge that we are but one of the same AllContinue reading “A Conversation with the Water”

Dear Ancestors

I forgive you. I forgive you for staying I forgive you for allowing them to strip us of our names I forgive you for taking on the foreign gods of wicked men I forgive you for quoting scriptures in your oppressors tongue Scriptures designed solely to condition you into submission; “be a good slave” OhContinue reading “Dear Ancestors”