I Write Because…

I write because I have things to say and these pages are my audience.I write because I need an escape. These words bring me to new worlds.I write because my soul requires it.I write because my imagination won’t let these stories die.I write to make room in my brain (and soul) for more greatness to…

Anchor

Photo by José Martín Ramírez C on Unsplash You ever feel like there’s more to your life, more to you than you’re aware of? It’s like no matter how much growth I achieve, I still feel like something is missing. It’s not so much a void, but more like I’m out of wack. I’m off balance, I can’t…

Block Party: Letters from my childhood .v1

I remember waking up early on those Saturday mornings. I would run downstairs and poke my head out the front door. The street cleaner had just passed by. I could smell the clean dirty street. It was a smell unique to those Saturdays. I closed my eyes and inhaled deeply. I don’t know how But…

Revelations Of A Well Read Black girl

A response to the book, A Well Read Black Girl by Glory Edim | Photo by Thought Catalog on Unsplash I can’t tell you the exact book that made me fall in love with reading or the exact moment I fell in love with writing. To be honest I didn’t even know I was in love. I grew…