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THE ROSE THAT GREW FROM CONCRETE (PART II)

IN MEMORY OF: TUPAC AMARU SHAKUR Did you hear about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete? With very little sunshine and even less rain, yet it continued to deny defeat. Filled with ambition and soul, it … Continue reading

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FROM THE VERY BEGINNING

All these lies that I’ve been told and dreams that I’ve been sold, proceed to simply fabricate in my mind as I grow old. I sit and reminisce about the times when the thought of growing old was a state … Continue reading

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HONESTY (SPOKEN WORD)

Honestly to be completely honest, I often lack in honesty. I care more about myself, so I just conspicuously feed them lies modestly. But, I won’t hesitate to throw salt in your wounds if that means they’ll heal. Or even … Continue reading

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PLEASE TO MEET YOU (Spoken word)

Hello my name is PAIN, you’ve mentioned my name time and time again. Hello my name is DEFEAT, it’s been a while…but I know you recognize me. Hello my name is REGRET, I’m more than certain that we’ve met. Hello … Continue reading

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POWER OF PRAYER

The power of prayer is so relentlessly strong. And I’ve been in desperate need of some spiritual healing for far too long. Yet sometimes when I pray, I feel as though something’s gotta be wrong. What I ask God for … Continue reading

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CONFIDENCE

I’ve spent an insurmountable amount of time in the lion’s den. But I came out alive, so now I walk with the confidence of ten men. I formulate alliances with all of my enemies and rivals. I say no and … Continue reading

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THE RACE

I’m trying to build up my stamina so I engage in chasing these dreams. I grow weary and collapse out of lack of patience and frustration, so that’s when he carries me. Walking in spiritual darkness people play a useless … Continue reading

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