Author: takingmyvoiceback

Thick Skin

The racial words and slurs don't even phase Familiar to ears But they still drive me crazy Daddy sits you on his knee Mama does your hair They both say dont you dare think the world is this amazing place Grow up Stand tall Put your armor on Grow thick skin Hard and strong To … Continue reading Thick Skin

Mother’s Words

You make me feel… Before you, when I am not with I stand tall like the woman I am- Head up Eyes looking into the eyes of men with no fear Chin titled towards the sky, allowing the sunlight to… Source: Mother's Words

The EXes: Part 1- Letting go

So as some of you know or last read I WAS dating a Puerto-Rican black guy. Yes I used the word was, because we aren't dating anymore. We'll get to that in Part 2. (*Don't skip ahead though- be patient*) For those of you who don't know or remember I was dating a white guy. I … Continue reading The EXes: Part 1- Letting go