Love Hurts

You said love is painful It really is It hurts to know that we love each other but want different things I'm uncertain about children and marriage You are certain about children and marriage This makes us uncertain about us You believe that I will always choose me and that makes you uncomfortable. You don't … Continue reading Love Hurts

White Roommate: Fight, Freeze, Flight

It started in my Body A reaction to something she said 'I only date black men.' Body flinched My Mouth betrayed me by staying shut My Mind rationalized the comment telling me that everyone has a type But my Brain knew Because as comments came, my Brain sent signals to my soul It heightened my … Continue reading White Roommate: Fight, Freeze, Flight

It’s Love.

I'm in love for the first time. And.... It's exhilarating. It's scary. It's powerful. It's joyous. It's kind. It's painful. It's pleasureful. It's sweet. It's passionate. It's spiritual. It's vulnerable. It's sexy. It's patient. It's uncomfortable. It's enlightening. It's forgiving. It's intense. It's peaceful. It's gentle. It's encompassing. It's wonderful. It's overwhelming. It's exciting. It's … Continue reading It’s Love.