I have no interest in “GM” texts. I have no interest in “WYD” texts. I have no interest in love that’s conditional. I want someone to love all of me because they just can’t help but to. I want someone to look at my mind, body, and soul, and go “with her I want to... Continue Reading →
An Ode to the “Good Girl” goes live this Friday (6.1.18) and I just wanted to celebrate and elaborate.
Tumblr: 21temporaryforevers Instagram: @mystik.y & @youngloudproud Facebook: Maya Danielle Snapchat: cypher.619 Twitter: @youngloudproud My newly published book of poems: “An Ode to the ‘Good Girl'” available in paperback or kindle (e-book)
Walt Disney, You’re not a genius; you’re a CON man Kanye West gives you too much credit You didn’t tell us that the Disney princess’ went and created a reality show “The real princesses of Disney.” Prince Charming ran off with Ariel, Something’s fishy Stay tuned to see who’s having whose baby Mulan and the... Continue Reading →
(IDFWU) Inequality: Pay me what you owe me. Unequal pay, Unequal love, Unequal education, Unequal respect, Unequal in the eyes of the law. Dreams Deferred: Yes we can, yes I can, yes I did. Dreamer keeps dreaming, dream for the future, no dream too small, some don't dream at all. Sweet dreams sweet lover of... Continue Reading →
Dear younger me, Remember when you were in high school and you couldn't see past your tears? You couldn't see your life past graduation or past that boy you fantasizes you would marry this year. You made promises for 25...Weren't they silly? You thought you would be an engaged college graduate working on a house.... Continue Reading →
I looked you in your eyes for the last time and saw that you didn’t remember me. Somewhere in between our gaze I could tell that you’d given up being a hoarder. I heard the crackling of a fireplace. The one I’ve decided to throw your existence away in. I saw us crash and burn... Continue Reading →
I’m not as good as you think. I’m not a gourmet meal from Chima or chocolate from Godiva. I’m a Chick Fil A opened on a Sunday, I’m a Big Azz margarita from Mad Mex after a long day at work, I’m your broken iPhone X screen after you opted not to get insurance. I’m... Continue Reading →