All Be Great

We are all born to be great Look at me and you don't see the same Can we rise? I'm not your equal still? Humanity's greatest peril To overstand would take sheer will. I'm tired of praying All the songs have been sung Death seems to be the only option And many just waiting for... Continue Reading →

The Apple Speaks

Working with the youth for the past 3 years has taught me one thing: I have turned into my mother. The realization was unsettling at first. What child wants to know that they turned into the person that they were seeking independence from ( a good portion of my life ) and now I say... Continue Reading →

Where Ever We Are In The World

This past 2 weekends has been a great example of people coming together here in Montreal. It was kicked off with Hip Hop You Don't Stop Festival, Black Fem Art followed by The Black Film Festival, and Sayaspora : Diaspora Speaking. Not to mention, Pop Montreal for taking place for the indie music enthusiast, the events have put a lot on the... Continue Reading →

This Is Not Who We Are

Nothing is new, we see the same, recycled images of sick and impoverished children giving us subliminal ideas of what Africa is like. The in-between advertisements wrapped in charity between commercials on basic cable depicting dark faces with flies stuck on them, it's just one of those things that- I know for sure there are... Continue Reading →

Master of the Dance of Life

World stage is set And I never liked the role of a martyr, Couldn't go down without fighting Without believing without bleeding, Wounds kept me doing my dance To become The Greatest Champ of All Time. To The People I'm The Dance of Life personified. I fight 'cause I love too much, I fight 'cause... Continue Reading →

Day By Day

These past 2 weeks I've been finding it hard to say what was on my mind because I couldn't find the words to say. I started off being angry, then sad, and then little helpless. I work at a youth center and though it is very fun, playing games and connecting with the youth, you... Continue Reading →

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