Tag Archives: Harlem

“Beauty is not caused. It is.” -Emily Dickinson

  “Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.”  -Edgar Allen Poe All photos were taken with my Blackberry Q10 Smartphone. Photo Credit: Samara Marie Douglas I went for a long walk in … Continue reading

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‘Strong Hold’

‘Strong Hold’ Strong hold. Since I’ve returned to you, You’ve held me forever in your arms. Strong hold. I’m lost in your embrace. Lost in your love. Lost, but I see the light. I see the happiness that only you … Continue reading

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Harlem Is My Home And My Love

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April 4th at 40 Years (The Birthday Poem)

Earlier today, I took a stroll through my old neighborhood, and it felt so good. It seemed like everywhere I went, there were friendly hellos and smiles. Today is April 4, 2012…my 40th birthday, and I was surrounded by love. … Continue reading

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Beautiful

 ‘ Beautiful ‘ Such a beautiful sight I see, When I stare at a photograph. A story told without words, That lets me use my imagination To interpret what I see. A brilliant little thing you are. You let me exercise … Continue reading

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I Love You Again

‘I Love You Again’ I love you again and again. Been away from you for 4 years now. Can no longer take it all in, Nor swallow every drop Like I used to. Can no longer feel your strong hold … Continue reading

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Trailblazers Always Keep it Moving

‘Trailblazer’ Walking tall and proud. Walking strong and alone. Happiness awaits at the end of the road. Trailblazer for my soul. I against me, Put up a good fight and lost. Neverending battles with bullshit That were finally left behind. … Continue reading

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Down 125th Street

‘Down 125th Street’ Heading down 125th Street, I walked with my head held high. Smiled as the rhythm filled my ears With the infectuous beat of life. Didn’t ease my way past the crowd on the street. I wanted to … Continue reading

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Dedicated to the Love of my Life

‘I Love You’ I love your days and nights. Your savoir faire. Your very air That I take in with pride. Streets full of life. The hustle and bustle Makes my posterior move With every beat of the drum. Sweet … Continue reading

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