Hollow

Her inner essence glowed Like her first words Stripped you out of breath Into something hollow.   You didn’t catch her Now she’s cold. One this concrete floor Where you first met. A.Adams  

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Letter to Coloured Women

Dear Coloured Woman, Just know you are not alone. Just know when you look into the mirror, I too wish to be cloned in bone slick hair and maybe a lighter skin tone. But that was a few years ago. See, I am no longer the person I was forced to be. When I look…

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Lies.

– Picture from Pinterest Fingers thin Can’t feel from within Tips are blue But I still love you   You were never cruel In my eyes- Your words were sweet Too sweet to be lies. A.Adams

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INSPIRED

Change for yourself, not someone. – Anonymous A few days ago I was lost. Chasing an ascribed dream that wasn’t mine. Today, I found myself. My name is A’Isha. I love attention, but I respect my loneliness. I’ve been told that I talk too much, but I also don’t speak enough. I want to travel, and…

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Silence

Here I am, writing. Trying to regain a little bit of sanity. It’s exactly 1am in the morning and I’m back to that moment of reflection as I stare at my neighbour smoke a cigarette underneath a dim light. Now he’s gone, and he’s turned off that light leaving me in the darkness. My only…

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My love is too….

– Picture from tumblr   “My love is too…..sanctified, to have thrown back in my face.”   For those that fell in love with the movie For Coloured Girls, you would know this line all too well. So long story short, I couldn’t sleep (since I’m an insimniac freak) one night and decided to watch this…

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