life

Elements

By MV I was fortunate to walk this earth with my feet To the earth will my elements go Back to dust for someone else’s being, once I’m deceased I was replenished by water, the sun’s rays against my face Once I’m gone, my fluids will concede Returning to its original stream I meditated on…

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Rewind

By IS If you could rewind time what would you do different Would you have gathered the tools in life to influence and make a difference? Would you have listened? Would you have made better decisions? Would you have surrounded yourself with people Who had better intentions? Would you finish school, get a job, and make…

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Her Name Is Streets

By AG Why the old cry when the young die? And when the young die A newborn opens their eyes for the first time Crime is programmed To the mind of the young boy who is searching for love and shelter Streets, she’s always the quickest helper What you need money, drugs, violence? Stop being…

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The Swim

By KC I swim with the flow of the river. The cold water cools not just my skin, but also my worries. I can barely hear over the rapids. I can barely see through the spray as it crashed all around. I hold my breath, and my lungs burn. My muscles scream out in protest…

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New Life

By RF I’m a changed man, with this New Life AIM for success I finally got it right All the drugs and stuff Those are old habits Negative people, you can have it Healthy living, that’s all me I’m shining bright like a diamond Can’t you see? I feel like a newborn baby It feels…

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