I Am Woman

I am woman A strong, intelligent Woman who happens To be black I am full of love And confidence Full of life and laughter I am everything you may Dislike and may envy But I am…..woman.   By Toyhoney  

A Share Affair

One shines inward Follow their silhouette While it beams of love Held back emotion Coasting on inner wisdom To be expressed Never to be second guessed Grabbing on wings of hope Flying towards the sun Trying to radiate to others What I hold inside So this ink becomes my rays That I emit This generosity … More A Share Affair

The Essence of Lauryn

L. Boogie sparks The mental Soothing sound Old school vibe New school live Princess of peace Queen of conscious Responsive worldly affairs Look up the hills Lauryn Hill cares When it’s hidden In this dark government This queen shares Message of an evangelist Words of protest Angela Davis Epic like Harriet Tubman Songstress of ethnic … More The Essence of Lauryn

Our Bond

Love is a common bond Between us. Both have the empathy and Compassion to help us others We’re soldiers for the cause of Humanity. Our reality is not as beautiful as our Homeland could be. Outsiders envy what we have Although distance separates us Physically We’re never too far apart. One day soon The distance … More Our Bond

The Weight of Wait

This life holds weight Containing pleasure And pain We could use it Or abuse it With our depression It could keep you stable Or totally soak you With its waves of change While you feel So heavy The sun will Dry up the burdens That surrounds you Its presence maybe So hot at first But … More The Weight of Wait

God’s Math

I’ve been laughed at Been talked about Doubt was on Everyone’s mind When I walked in many rooms But the sun always comes out In the morning When there is constant mourning A runt of the litter But God was my baby sitter He often rocked me asleep When tears drenched my pillow He allowed … More God’s Math

May News Update

Hello everyone, Nlistic Media enjoyed every bit of celebrating National Poetry Month in April.  However, changes were made at the end of the month. We are still working on the campaigns Universal Love and No More Bullying and Suicide, for testimonials on self-love, renewing a relationship with a loved one and love stories you can … More May News Update

She Went Away

It was a hot day in July When I got one of the worse Calls you can get in life The call about the loss of a loved one I was told it was announced on the radio My Aunt Julita had passed on At first I thought it to be a cruel joke, but … More She Went Away

Mother of A Nation

She was a queen, First Lady, Wife, Mother, A souldierette for the Cause of apartheid. Educated in social work when She met the love of her life,Nelson Who was a lawyer.   When Madiba was locked down She held it down And fought by any means necessary She kept her sanity even when Confined for … More Mother of A Nation