I am an artist, writer, teacher, producer, activist, and student of life...Based in Washington DC.
The Consequence of Innocence
He was big and loud A thunderstorm And I, new Fragile and empty Lived in shadows of unattainable perfection And epic glory
Love Without Limit: A Discussion on Mono vs Poly
Can we have a serious conversation about diversity and relationships? I mean there are so many people that just assume that monogamous marriage should be the standard for all people; the perfect and ultimate goal, but so many of us cheat and so many people marry then divorce and remarry again. So many people have multiple partners throughout their lives and even at the same time. It leads one to believe that monogamous marriage is not necessarily so overwhelming natural and perfect as often assumed.
I Never Asked for It
I never asked for it Never predicted it It was never foreseen or anticipated It was never a thought Never a possibility
About a Girl
With honey bronze skin Kissed by the sun Curly black hair for my fingers to run Lips like a strawberry Tender and sweet
A Ghost Amongst the Soulless
He walks slowly down gentrified streets In shoes a half a size too small Watching ghosts shuck, jive, and slap five Remembering a time when it was cool to be black
Reflections of Life
What's Life What's hate without love What's High without drugs What's pain without touch What's life, everything But not much without you...
A Collection of Shorts
A Day Such As This By M. Ali A rainy slow Sunday Quiet and still Searching for purpose and reason Drinking slowly on poor mans liquor
Like tender bites of apple pie Or berries soaked in gin I taste the sweetness of your mouth So pure like childish sin I fall into a wave of heat