The Delta Statement

The Right to Remain Silent

The Right to Remain Silent

October 26, 2016

The Right to Remain Silent A pecha kucha (Inspired by the iTunes top 20 chart) [Blank Space] When I was six years old My best friend was white. We smiled, laughed, And ran across the playground Trying to play freeze-tag with time [Do They Know It’s Christmas] Int: Split-screen, one white household, the other black. ...

Remorseful Rage

Remorseful Rage

September 15, 2016

I cannot speak now; Civility is at rest. quiet is no more Desire revealed the Silence ever prevails-- quieted Restraint  

Times to Come

Times to Come

April 26, 2016

Graduation comes and goes. The future is upon us. We will make it. Let stress fade away. Breathe and let the worry out. Take in the beauty of the world....

Stuck

Stuck

April 20, 2016

The endless monotony The struggling ticking of the clock The loud voices quiet me I linger endlessly The swelling of my throat engulfs my many words The tonality of tone The finality of final I long to be heard I long to be seen But how can I when I'm not even looking at me...

Life Moves On

Life Moves On

March 30, 2016

You are born You are raised You are sent out into the world You are the future   You become successful Or you fail You live Or you die   The world still moves along People still do their jobs People still live their lives People still walk around you   It is up to y...

Soundtrack of Life

Soundtrack of Life

March 29, 2016

Life has a soundtrack. The music is in the way we speak, The things we do, And how we feel.   Every word, Hello, Goodbye, I love you.   Every action, A hug, A smile, A simple nod.   Every emotion, Anger, Happiness, Sadness.   Every thought, Who a...

Lunacy

Lunacy

March 28, 2016

You dwell where the sun won't travel Choose to live among the unraveled "Experience is the best teacher" But how can you teach the unteachable Unthinkable Without the best teacher Taking notes from afar Observing the lunatics as they are Studiously studying the subjects, Objects But you are but mer...

Sun Drop and Mountain Dew

Sun Drop and Mountain Dew

March 25, 2016

Sun Drop You are all I can find, all they sale, what gets me through a day, helps me keep calm, satisfies my need, but you will never be my Mtn Dew.   Mountain Dew You are all I want to drink, all they do not sale, helps me so much more, keeps me sane, really satisfies my need, but you are no...

I Could Only Imagine

I Could Only Imagine

March 25, 2016

A world where falling in love is the easiest decision to make, and the most beautiful risk to take. A world where peace conincided with joy, and violence didn't self-destruct and destroy. A world where hate wasn't the inevitable, and that melanin would make us inseperable - more or less, but we would mesh wel...

Love’s Mystery Parade

Love’s Mystery Parade

March 25, 2016

I see your face Yet, I don't know your name You come to me in my dreams Whispering the calling of my name Appearing with an outlined radiant glow I'm losing myself in your eyes Can you see what I see? Can you see the children? Hear them laughing and playing The fool tried to play you in the game of love ...

It’s A Part of Who I Am

It’s A Part of Who I Am

March 1, 2016

They look at my kinks, coils, and curls and wonder how I manage to tame them. I tell them, "Its a part of who I am."   They stare at my sun kissed skin and wonder why I am not a shade lighter. I tell them, "Its a a part of who I am."   They imagine having my big, bold lips and gaze at the way ...

The Hunt

The Hunt

March 1, 2016

  Dragons breathe fire, boat on water, sword and shield, with ballista and web. The dragon is spotted, the Archangels fly, down and down they go through the smoke and clouds. The wings are folded, more speed is gained, vision is unclear, and the dragon disappears. The clouds part, the ground approache...