Guns shoots falling like rain drops, everybody getting wet. Last month a little black boy got shot in the chest, granting his mother’s worst nightmare. How many more parents will be alive to see their children’s death? How many little brothers will lose their older brothers, how many little girls will grow up without sisters …
We all know the basis of the golden rule “Treat others how you would want to be treated” but is there another side to that? Do you still treat others how you would want to be treated when they blatantly disrespect you? This is a very valid question because I am sure all of us … Continue reading Do you treat others how you want to be treated or how they treat you?
One day I stumbled upon an injured songbird She had the most beautiful colors I had ever seen And sang the most beautiful songs I had ever heard I carried her home and claimed her as my own At first I clipped her wings so she wouldn’t injured herself more I took care of her … Continue reading Poetry: “The Beautiful Songbird” by Chalice
This question represents a timeless love story that we have seen over and over again throughout history, from Romeo and Juliet, to Coming to America and to The West side Story. It seems parents never approve of your true love on the big screen but what is your thought process if this was to happen … Continue reading Would you leave someone you love if your friends or family do not approve of them?
I fear that you’ll leave me… Because you’ll realize I’m not worth it and although I try, it’s just “worth less” than what another man can offer you. You constantly excuse me like a tissue but one day your unsatisfaction will be an issue. I’m hurting on the inside with that as a possibility and … Continue reading Poetry: “My Biggest Fear” By Chalice
This question is very difficult to answer because we are taught that when you love something or someone, you should never give up but is there a breaking point? And if so what is it? This is really a difficult question for me because I struggle with letting people go and hurting them so I … Continue reading How do you know when it’s time to give up on someone or something?
I like you… like Instagram and if I could I would triple tap because two is not enough to display the affection I have for you… 15 seconds isn’t enough video time for me to look at you. 1700 followers, yet you’re the only one that matters, that’s 1699 people that couldn’t even star as … Continue reading Poetry: “Social Media Love” by Chalice
This is a question that many of us have the answer to but we struggle with actually putting it in words. Those of us that have experienced the devastation of heartbreak barely want to talk about it because of the intensity of the emotion and the few who do want to talk about it can’t … Continue reading How does heartbreak feel?
My heart is mixing red and blue, I’m all purple and bruised on the inside because of you. I’m a fool drunk in love but you’ve been sober for about a month and what makes it worse is I was the one who said I was done first, but now I’m expelling more liquid than … Continue reading Poetry: “Broken” by Chalice