The Fall

By Jamari Jordan   I'm not afraid of the actual fall I'm just afraid of the rest of it all Suddenly, you're suspended in the air with nowhere to go No hope remains, just the self-doubt we all seem to know   I don't want to reach for the moon, it's just too far What …

Light Switch

By iJ   I wish I could turn off my feelings for you But, it's not that easy for me to do That's just not how my heart is wired I can't give a little effort when way more is required   I can't pretend like something never was You can because you live for …

Nerves

by iJ I should tell you how I feel But then everything would change I would shoot my shot But see I'm out of my range Never been one to get nerves I can spit game with the best of them I reach my Golden State And they out the gym Just a window-shopper, you …

Entitled

By iJ It’s amazing how someone can drive you crazy But somehow keep you sane How they get on your last nerve But somehow you’ll never forget their name I never had love, seen love, dreamed love But somehow I woke up to you Never wanted love, needed love, craved love But all I can think about is …

The Waiter

By iJ I walked over to your table palms sweating, heart pacing Pulled out pen & paper, hands trembling "May I take your order," I said stumbling You said to me, "Can I have a real man?" You said you didn't see it on the menu But, lately, you've been craving one Had boys before, …

Homecoming

By Jamari Jordan   The victor returns home from his travels Yet, things just aren't the same as it once was Activities which were once joyous, now just bore Memories which left one full, now have left a hungering for more   Sadly, home just isn't home anymore The couch just isn't as comfortable The …

Forbidden Fruit

By Jamari Jordan I seem to want what I can't have Need what will only kill me Crave what is bad for me Love what will never feel the same I may not be your original, but can I be next? He may be your man, but make him your ex Funny, I saw y'all …

Nostalgia

By Jamari Jordan Memories begin to rush in my head Like the crystal clear waves on the soft, sandy shore The days of our past better than our present Please don't make me go back to the future Before the shattered glass and dreams The name calling and shouting matches The heartbreak and endless pain …

Confession.

By Jamari Jordan It comes in point in life when you forget everything you ever knew Then you meet the one, and they help discover a new you Thats how I define love Games, BS, drama you are free of You don’t find love, it finds you And when it does it’ll be the best …