This home that I want to fight tooth and nail for… it no longer feels like home… when I listen to gentrifies talk about how they are trying so hard to stay in their neighborhood something inside me wants to shout… instead I breathe, letting my eyes drink the words written on the pages of theContinue reading The Irony
There is nothing worse than someone who preaches all day but puts none of it into practice.
I used to suck my teeth, roll my eyes At the thought of you… Now I blink…I breathe Inhale, I’ve exhaled the hurt I can smile again…and mean it I used to want to curse your name Sing songs of my sorrow Now I sometimes thank you Grateful for an unfortunate situation I’ve breathed InContinue reading Late Mornings
Wake up. Let’s Yoga, Meditate on love, Be nourished. Let’s Jo! Breakfast overload! Be well.
The truth is we all have chains to break. How about you?
Today, I was able to clear my mind, body, and reenergize my spirit. 6am came with the sun peeking through my window and found myself breathing deeply every ounce of warmth I could feel creeping it’s way into my skin. I could not stop soaking it up so I got up and started moving. IContinue reading Jo It Up!
Like clock work I’m up Staring at my phone Reminding myself Things are different now… So I roll over Staring at my closet Lost in old memories Until the sun sneaks in Granting me the company of sleep Bringing the covers closer – Call Forwarding