Month: June 2017

One Coco: Sugarplum Box

Hey everyone, you’d never guess what happened… I won this box! This Coco was a surprise. I had entered a competition I saw on the Sugarplum Box Instagram page, it was a BLK/OPL (Black Opal) makeup giveaway. I’m subscribed to the Sugarplum Box website, so at the […]

Expression Wednesdays

Hi Everyone 🙂 Today we have brand new Reggae music! Mr. Jesse Royal blessed us with this slow and steady melody called, “Always Be Around.” He preaches that love is the foundation, reasoning with the listener on a personal note. Take a listen, and tell […]

Dreaming

Am I awake?
Mind wide open
Always scheming
or is it just daydreaming?
Read me right? Nah
That’s the outer shell.
What do you see?
When you look into these eyes.
Do you see me?
The successful woman?
Or the girl on stage?
Do you see me by the Eiffel tower?
Or my rhymes and lines lifting
off the pages of a book.
Do you see the dreamer?
Or is it my determination staring at you?
Hell! Maybe it’s a peep,
of the words my mouth can’t utter,
that says kiss me.

This is a poem I wrote about two years ago, it still feels like me, a bit of a dreamer. I saw a tweet the other day that said, “Describe yourself in a couple words” I replied sugar, spice, emotional, and optimism. Can you see it?

Featured image is by Taj Francis, cover art for “Sandra Foster” by Protoje; P.S. go listen to that song.

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For You

Leave all the ember, Let the flames burn and crackle, For your own heart’s sake. Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge: Ember & Flame.

Expression Wednesdays

Hi Everyone 🙂 We got a little gift with a big impact, A-Game released a song on his Birthday last Sunday. I Know you’ll enjoy it; in this sweet melody he encourages us to work towards our goals in life, despite the pressing hardships. I […]

Stars

Only in Darkness,
The good people shine like gems,
Stuck deep in the fight.

Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge: Darkness & Deep.

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Expression Wednesdays

Hi Everyone 🙂 How about we pretend I posted this on Wednesday? Sorry about the lateness, I had some technical difficulties. I decided to still post this week because I’m feeling the song, you get a taste of an Indie vibe with a feel of Dancehall but […]

It Will Come

Wishing on the stars, Wanting to find your own joy, You will also bloom. Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge: Star & Bloom.

Expression Wednesdays

Hi Everyone!

The new releases are coming too fast, I will not complain though, every week I have something new to share with you. Today I bring to you “Can’t Breathe” by Kabaka Pyramid. The wordsmith sings not only about the “mental pollution” that we face but the literal disregard of our health physically. Take a listen.

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Dancing Bachata

Colour me with red, Let us dance while the warmth spreads, I desire the fire. Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge: Color & Warmth.