Chosen

I was conceived in love Yet I was doubted Taught things not of My Father Manipulated into Following an example Of mothers before me It never felt right. Had to fight to be Free!!!! I wanted and needed To be free Once I started to break Those chains Of the generational curse They murdered me … More Chosen

Flint

Flint, The strong and proud Vehicle City, Home of the Flint Firebirds, General Motors, MC Breed, Mateen Cleaves, Claressa Shields, The Dayton Family, E. Lynn Harris, Terry Crews, And Ready For The World. There’s more to Flint than what You’ve heard. My hometown is more than The water crisis that’s tarnished It’s rep, no it’s … More Flint

Ruth

She wasn’t raised in the light Her people were idolaters Taught to live in the dark She reached for the lightMarried an Israelite Their time was brief Still held on to her belief Journeyed with her mother-in-law To the land of Bethlehem Men of the land judged those Who were from strangelands Though she was … More Ruth

God Made Her A Queen

She was an obedient, Loving child of God. Virtuous, Well loved by the only Family she had. She prayed through her Journey to marriage. Envied not the others Awaiting the chance For the crown. Her faith earned her The crowned Queen Of Persia. The battle for her people Was awaiting Through prayer and obedience She … More God Made Her A Queen

March Newsletter

Dear Readers and Supporters, We are still working on projects for Spoken Revelations and for our movement No More Bullying and Suicide. There will be new poems from Deon Ballard and Toyhoney in tribute to Women’s History Month we will also post on behalf of National Reading Awareness Month, Caregiver Appreciation Day (March 3rd), and … More March Newsletter

Universal Problem

Two entertainers Are the center of attention What should be our focus is the Decline of our children, our people Some are missing, Some are lying on their deathbed Fighting for their life Battling issues of depression, Addiction, Bullying What about them? The parents who are suffering Who can’t sleep ’cause they worry If they’re … More Universal Problem

The Soul of Nina

She passionately plays on the piano As she unleashes the passionate message That’s on her heart in song “I’m just a soul whose intentions Are good, Oh lord please don’t let me be Misunderstood”                                   Her pride in her culture … More The Soul of Nina

Love

Love is long suffering, And is kind, It doesn’t envy, Thinks no evil, Not easily provoked, Bears all things, Believes all things, Hopes all things, Endures all things, It never fails. I believe in love, Real love, The true power of love. Genuine love between two people. Yes, I believe in it. Love is that … More Love

Unforgettable

When she sang Her melody reminded you of What love really is with songs like, I’ve Got Love On My Mind, This Will Be, Our Love, Mr. Melody, Just Can’t Stay Away, Her rhythm and blues mixed with Paternal jazz influence Her aura, Strength, Beauty, Her voice, Ms. Natalie Cole you are unforgettable. By Toyhoney