Monthly Archives: March 2014

I Want To Get Off – Original poetry

So I beg you to stop playing with my heart
To unwrap yourself from my torso and release me
Let me walk away with my dignity, without feeling ashamed about what I let you do to me. Continue reading

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Yes Black Girl, You Can Get Head Lice!

Every time there was an incident of head lice at either of my children’s’ schools, I would exhale a sigh of relief quietly boasting and feeling sorry for those “others” who had to deal with those horrible parasites. Well, as I pulled out the two nymphs (baby lice) fighting to escape my comb and put them on a napkin, I became one of those “others” Continue reading

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