No Pain, No Gain

No pain, no gain  Ms. Betty you are  So correct with  Your flight  You are a trailblazer  You flew so far  In life   As you would leave  Your light  In your listeners Dark thoughts  Your artistry shimmered   Through your songwriting   That was intricately laced Resonating with your  Soulful  gospel vocals   Enjoyous to our ears  To … More No Pain, No Gain

Rockin’ His Passion

Rocks was put in front  Of him to stumble   While his earth  Was deeply shaken  By growing up  In a sharecropping  And bootlegging   Environment   Never did he crumble  Those rocks that were   Under his soles   Did though… As he made it  Just  miniscule  Dust under his feet His voice   Would reach  Angelic realms  Featuring his … More Rockin’ His Passion