Miss America

By Jamari Jordan   Miss America can I get a second of your time? No one quite admires your beauty and strength quite like I You are quite remarkable in every way But, why don't you feel the same about me?   Why is my voice never heard? My skin may be a little darker, …

Daydreaming

By Jamari   Break from the permanent for 15 seconds of the temporary To get away is to fly and to come back is being shot down.   A place of solace from the gain The alternative method of fate A home for wishes and desires The safe house for one's dreams   Yet, it …

Moment of Silence

By iJ   three words eight letters three equal syllables followed by a moment of silence.   Your heart beats erratically, Mine off its rhythm the same. A pen drop would mimic guns blazing. A sound more pleasant than the continued silence.   Eyes locked, I see it all. Mouths closed, you've said it all. …