#52essays2017 I think people forget that without a cause to live & die for, you can still live … More Be Loud & Irrational
The words that children say are often the funniest things. Except if they are being cruel. Lol … More I’m Back At Teaching
I haven’t written in AGES and today it came back…the ink to my pen flowed. #IamGRAVITY … More Shadows Miss Me
What is Gripping Black? I’m a “Black” Jamaican who loves writing and expression. I try to be as creative as possible and try my best to write pieces that’ll strike interest in readers. I want my writing to “grip” readers. Ergo, “Gripping Black.” Today, I cut a circle from an 8×11.5″ blank sheet of typing paper … More Writing to GRIP
Hold to precedence.
You can do it. Hard though it may be. Rough and tough.
Strike first. Strike repeatedly. … More Hold to Precedence
But here’s a new approach to that lesson you’ve learned: If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There’s no point in being a damn fool about it. – W.C. Fields … More If at First…
I love love. I love the concept of love. I love being in love. I love feeling and giving love. There are hundreds of poems about love, dating back from biblical Solomon, to Marlowe, to Shakespeare, to Elizabeth Barrett Browning and the list could go on. In my miniscule 20 odd years on this earth, … More Love…What Poetry has Taught Me…