Sometimes I Feel I Can’t Manage This Heart

I have met solitude where sun rays kiss the grass. I have sandwiched myself between that rising of the sun and have found myself overshadowed, still, by the dusk. I have gotten used to this forlorn feeling as a bird is used to a song, its feet to the branch of a tree, its heart…

Tasted By Few, Tested By All

Free yourself from the limit you set for yourself. Don’t shut yourself in the coffin of your suffering. Shut your eyes and witness the universe inside of you unfolding, coming true as it should. Put down the hammer, and feel the teeming of that greater being you are, feel the shedding of the flesh, as…

Spiritual Transcendence: A Letter To The Self

I wrote this in September 2019. I have come a long way since writing this. Some of my beliefs and values have changed but for the most part, a lot remains intact except this crazy ridiculous belief that to be a true artist I have to starve and suffer. I no longer come from that…

Where Are We As Humanity Going? Surely? Seriously? Honestly?

We live in a world where the poor man’s tongue is cut, where a woman cannot sit comfortably among men alone, where a black man can only feel safe among other black men, where children have been taught the race game, and men the shame game because boys will be boys, innit? We live in…

The Difference In Chasing ‘Different’

Similar things work differently in different circumstances, just as different things work differently in similar conditions. The difference is always in the difference, and my apologies for overusing a brilliant word such as different! For who and what has never aspired to be it? The exceptional? We look for ‘the one’ and seek to be…

Remain Alert, Awake and Aware

Start. Just start. Don’t wait for motivation to give you a kiss. We are winning in life. We are trusting our gut. And we are going for it anyway. All of it. The door, the building, and the sky above it. You are not and cannot be separated from your thoughts. You cannot have continuous…