Dream #14 : Too Large For Life

I could always hear him before I saw him. Gus rode a motorized scooter. Not sure if he needed it but he was far too lazy of a person to walk if there was another option. It was the same every Saturday. The market was my outlet for selling my

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Dream #13

  A few days ago spring began. Josh and Justin went to pick up beer from the store. They always get the same beer, High Life; from the same store, Tony’s. These men are creatures of habit. Josh repeats the same idiom every time the homies pop their first can,

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Seafoam Black

New York makes me feel so seafoam black in the wintertime. In this climate no matter what you choose you lose. So I wander the world seeking various forms of warmth and empty spaces. Here I am. Who wouldn’t want to escape? Oh the prices one pays to follow a

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Dreams #12

It’s true how bold we become when we know we’re loved. That’s where will gets fuel from, blowing in the wind like because  while we’re busy with the revolution  fulfilling undreampt dreams slow as the local in search of soultions in a world of water and loyal schemes. Remembering this

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NCMAE #5 – Bennie Louise Carter

NCMAE #5 – Bennie Louise Carter Sometimes I wonder if anyone will think about me when I’m dead. I think about my paternal grandmother Bennie Louise Carter and wonder did she ever think the same thing. I wonder if she wondered? And I wonder if she knows how much I

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NCMAE #2 – Back, Black, and Better Than Before

Time. Time stops for no one. This lapse in communication actually stimulated productivity. I have a new job, I’ve moved to Brooklyn, I’m happy. My new project was entirely inspired by someone who has impacted my life since day one. She helped to shape my thinking and I’ve elected to

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Give Thanks

Thank you for continuously delivering me from people and environments where I do not belong. Thank you for your relentless love and protection as I walk through the cold realities and necessary learning curves that accompany life in this physical world. Thank you for my favor shield and my sound

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The Soul of Shoes

I remember working at Footlocker as I have frequently over the years – I applaud the company for always welcoming me back with open arms – I was the only stripes in the store this particular morning. Alex was in the back and Freddy was making drops when a customer

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